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911 Dispatchers Describe The Creepiest Call They've Ever Had

911 dispatchers have a tough job. They're constantly faced with the pressure to send help to people in need while also keeping the affected person or witness to a tragedy calm while police, paramedics, and other first responders race to the scene. Not only this, but dispatchers also sometimes have to hear terrible acts happening in real time, which can certainly take a psychological toll.

A group of 911 dispatchers shared their creepiest and most unforgettable phone calls on Reddit. Here's a collection of some of the more outstanding tales.