More than 500 inmates with COVID-19 cases at Forrest City prison

More than 500 inmates with COVID-19 cases at Forrest City prison
(Source: CNN)

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

According to the Federal Bureau of Prisons, 511 inmates and one staff member have tested positive for COVID-19 at the Forrest City low-security prison. Four staff members have tested positive at the medium-security prison.

On June 4, 461 inmates tested positive for the coronavirus at the low-security prison. That total has increased by 50 cases.

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