Anne Arundel Co. experiencing issues receiving 911 calls

WASHINGTON — Anne Arundel County residents may have trouble getting through to 911 Tuesday.

The county’s call center is experiencing some issues receiving 911 calls. People who call 911 may get a busy signal, police tweeted Tuesday afternoon.

Officials or those experiencing a medical emergency can call 410-222-0701, police said.

“Verizon is actively working to resolve this issue,” police tweeted.

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Sarah Beth Hensley

Sarah Beth Hensley is the Digital News Director at WTOP. She has worked several different roles since she began with WTOP in 2013 and has contributed to award-winning stories and coverage on the website.

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