Phone service shut down in Ripley Co.

RIPLEY COUNTY, MO (KAIT) - Telephone service in Ripley County will be down, according to the Doniphan Police Department's Facebook page.

The post said this could also affect AT&T and Verizon services as well.

The police department has set up a satellite phone in the area.

If you have an emergency and need to get ahold of the police, call either (573) 917-4604 or (573) 917-4605.

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