Verizon customers report phone outage across metro Detroit

Company tweets: 'Verizon Network team is investigating and making this its top priority'

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DETROIT - Local 4 has received several messages from customers of Verizon wireless saying their cell phone service was not working Friday afternoon.

Verizon tweet about cell outage

Local 4 spoke with a Verizon spokesperson and has learned the company is working on the problem. There is no word yet on how widespread the outage is.

Stay with Local 4 News and as more information becomes made available.

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