More than 360 inmates test positive for coronavirus at Forrest City prison

More than 360 inmates test positive for coronavirus at Forrest City prison
(Source: WLOX)

FORREST CITY, Ark. (WMC) - More inmates have tested positive for coronavirus at a prison in Forrest City.

According to the Federal Bureau of Prisons, 362 inmates and one staff member at the Forrest City low-security prison tested positive.

Five staff members have tested positive for the virus at the medium-security prison.

The facility has seen an increase of 89 COVID-19 cases among inmates since the BOP reported last week.

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