WELSH, LA (KPLC) - UPDATE 2:15 p.m.
The Welsh Police Department's phone lines are now back up.
UPDATE 10:03 a.m.
The Welsh Police Department has announced on its Facebook page that it is currently experiencing technical difficulties with the station's phone lines.
The Welsh Town Hall is also experiencing technical difficulties.
Welsh police ask anyone who cannot get through to call the Jeff Davis Sheriff's Office at 337-824-3850 or 337-452-1438. If it's an emergency, dial 911.