SCSO: 38 employees, 3 detainees test positive for COVID-19

SCSO: 38 employees, 3 detainees test positive for COVID-19
Shelby County Jail (Source: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office has three active COVID-19 cases among detainees and 38 cases among employees with no current hospitalizations.

The three detainees are isolated at this time to prevent any further spread of the virus.

SCSO says there has been a total of 261 detainees and 252 employees who have contracted the virus since the pandemic began.

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