Cricket Wireless outage reportedly affecting Indianapolis customers

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INDIANAPOLIS– The wireless phone service provider Cricket Wireless reported service issues Friday night, and Indianapolis appears to be part of the affected area.

The company tweeted about the outage around 7:00 p.m.

The website DownDetector, which tracks outages and downed websites, shows Indianapolis as part of the affected area on their outage map. The website also reported a large spike in recent outage reports from consumers.

Cricket Wireless outage map. Source: DownDetector.com

Cricket Wireless outage map. Source: DownDetector.com

On its website Cricket Wireless says it covers 317 million people with its no-contract service.

Cricket operates using AT&T cell towers, but AT&T customers have not been reporting the same level of outages.

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