Lisa Rinna says she received 'terrifying' phone call claiming her daughter would be killed

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Lisa Rinna was the victim of a terrifying hoax on Tuesday, after scammers called the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star claiming to have kidnapped her daughter.

Rinna, who was reportedly filming the scenes for the sixth season of RHOBH, detailed the nerve-wracking experience on twitter.

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"We had the most terrifying phone call happen today. People should be aware of these scam terrorists calling saying they have your child," the 52-year-old actress and reality star wrote in a series of tweets. "They put a child crying on the phone saying mom help me please and then they try and extort money and say they will kill your child. It is the worst scariest nightmare and it must stop now."

We had the most terrifying phone call happen today. People should be aware of these scam terrorists calling saying they have your child

— lisa rinna (@lisarinna) August 19, 2015

They put a child crying on the phone saying mom help me please and then they try and extort money and say they will kill your child.

— lisa rinna (@lisarinna) August 19, 2015

It is the worst scariest nightmare and it must stop now. The police and the FBI are now involved. Be aware.

— lisa rinna (@lisarinna) August 19, 2015

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The actress, who was filming Real Housewives on Tuesday, added that her two daughters, 17-year-old Delilah and 14-year-old Amelia, were OK and unharmed.

"Thank god my girls are ok and it was a terrorist hoax," she wrote. " I think information is power. That is why I am sharing this. I am still traumatized, but I don't want this to happen to anyone else."

Thank god my girls are ok and it was a terrorist hoax please be aware. They said they had kidnapped my daughter and that they would kill her

— lisa rinna (@lisarinna) August 19, 2015

I think information is power. That is why I am sharing this. I am still traumatized, but I don't want this to happen to anyone else Be aware

— lisa rinna (@lisarinna) August 19, 2015

It's unclear if Rinna was specifically targeted or if she was chosen at random by the by scammers.

Rinna stressed that she had contacted the police and the FBI and that they were "now involved." The Beverly Hills Police Department and the FBI said they were not aware of the situation at time of publishing when ET reached out.

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DAYS OF OUR LIVES -- Pictured: Lisa Rinna as Billie Reed (Photo by NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
DAYS OF OUR LIVES -- 'Winter Heat' -- Pictured: (l-r) Robert Kelker-Kelly as Bo Brady, Lisa Rinna as Billie Reed (Photo by Joseph Del Valle/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 13: Actress Lisa Rinna attends the Decades for modern vintage shoe collaboration launch with Gilt.com at Decades on March 13, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images)
DAYS OF OUR LIVES -- 'Winter Heat' -- Pictured: (l-r) Lisa Rinna as Billie Reed, Robert Kelker-Kelly as Bo Brady -- (Photo by: Joseph Del Valle/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Actress Lisa Rinna presents an outfit during The Heart Truth?s Red Dress Collection show 01 February 2008 at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York. The annual Red Dress fashion show raises awareness about heart disease in women. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
Lisa Rinna during Decades Hosts a Tea for the Carole Tanenbaum Vintage Collection of Costume Jewelry at Decades in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Jean-Paul Aussenard/WireImage)
Lisa Rinna wearing Gucci during Decades Hosts a Tea for the Carole Tanenbaum Vintage Collection of Costume Jewelry at Decades in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Jean-Paul Aussenard/WireImage)
DAYS OF OUR LIVES -- 'Winter Heat' -- Pictured: (l-r) Lisa Rinna as Billie Reed, Robert Kelker-Kelly as Bo Brady -- (Photo by: Joseph Del Valle/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Leigh Shapiro, Suzy Hougton and Lisa Rinna during Decades Hosts a Tea for the Carole Tanenbaum Vintage Collection of Costume Jewelry at Decades in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Jean-Paul Aussenard/WireImage)
Lisa Rinna NOW (left) and THEN (right). Pretty wild, huh?
This photo was taken on the red carpet at the 2005 Annual Race to Erase MS Benefit gala.

This week -- in 2015 --  Lisa and hubby Harry Hamlin posed for photos at the HBO Golden Globes after party and she looked hotter than ever in a dress she dug out from the back of her closet.

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