University Police investigating incident of criminal mischief

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State University Police are investigating an incident that occurred in Tener Hall on Friday Nov.10, at approximately 11:37 p.m. An unidentified male pulled the fire alarm, causing Tener Hall to be evacuated. The male then fled Tener Hall. Anyone with information regarding the identity of this persons, please call University Police.

Anyone with information should contact Penn State University Police at 814-863-1111 or submit tips to Centre County CrimeStoppers via email to Those providing information that leads to an arrest may be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 from Centre County CrimeStoppers. Anonymous tips can be submitted at

University Police would also like to remind the community to:

  • Trust your instincts. If you observe something suspicious, get to a safe space and call for help.
  • Report items stolen immediately to University Police.
  • If you see someone getting victimized, get involved by calling University Police at 3-1111, 911 or directly by using an emergency phone.
Last Updated November 20, 2017