UPDATE (5:10 p.m.):

The 911 system is now fully operational, according to the Casper Police Department.

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Original Story:

There was been an outage statewide of the 9-1-1 emergency system.

The problem is apparently with a fiber-optic cable in the Cheyenne area and the entire system for the state is down.

Casper Police and Fire say that for the time being, use these numbers for emergencies...

307-235-8278 or 307-235-8279

For the Sheriff's Office, call...

307-235-9282.