Posted on July 20, 2009 at 4:09am
Bonnyville Mounties say a bogus Amber Alert is being spread by text message.
Police there said they've taken several calls today over an Amber Alert claiming a three-year-old child had just been abducted in Bonnyville by someone driving a silver truck. The text message also provided a license plate number for the truck.
Mounties said there's been no such abduction, the license plate number does not exist, and Amber Alerts are not issued by text message.… Continue