SCSO: more than 200 detainees, nearly 200 employees test positive for COVID-19

SCSO: more than 200 detainees, nearly 200 employees test positive for COVID-19
(Source: WAFB)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office reports a total of 253 detainees have tested positive for coronavirus, and 243 have recovered.

10 detainees are currently isolated, and none are in the hospital at this time.

As far as employees, 199 have contracted COVID-19, 177 have recovered from the virus, and none are currently hospitalized.

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