UPDATE: Emergency Phone Line Repaired in Allamakee County
ALLAMAKEE COUNTY, Iowa - Update: When contacted Monday morning, the Allamakee County Sheriffs office reports that their phone lines are back up and running.
Previous: The Allamakee County Sheriffs office is experiencing some difficulties with their phone lines. Sherriff Clarck Mellick says if you have an emergency, continue to dial 911. Either the state patrol or Winneshiek County Sheriff's Office will pick up. The office is providing a temporary administrative line.
That line can be reached at (563)-568-1119.Mellick says it appears fiber optic cables were cut, causing their 911 and administrative phone lines to go down. Officials are unsure of when the lines will be back up.
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