SAN ANGELO, Texas — (Update 1:33 p.m.) A Nixle alert that was sent at 1:22 p.m. by the Tom Green County Sheriff’s Office says that phones for all county offices are working. Tom Green County citizens can now reach the sheriff’s office and dispatch at 655-8111.

(Original 10:37 a.m.) The Tom Green County Sheriff’s Office announced via a Nixle alert on Oct. 18 that phone lines for the office are down.

The sheriff’s office notified the public that phone lines were down with the first Nixle alert at 1:29 a.m. The TGCS Office also sent another Nixle at 2:36 a.m. regarding the lines.

As of the last Nixle alert from the office at 9:30 a.m., the sheriff’s office still faces issues with the county phones.

The TGCS Office says that citizens should contact 9-1-1 if there is an emergency. The Nixle alert says that dispatch can also be reached on the non-emergency line at (325) 486-8200.