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Amber Alert Causes Confusion
1/15/2013
 
 
 
That incident triggered a state-wide Amber alert that caused some confusion for folks all across the state because of it's vague message.  The message simply read "an Amber Alert has been issued in your area please check local media" making some people think the abduction happened here.  Centre County Commissioner Steve Dershem says he would like to see the format of the alert changed to be more specific saying the panic caused 911 Dispatch to be tied up with questions.
  
 
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