Today, the Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center learned of two more inmates who tested positive for COVID-19. These two inmates had been in the same sleeping quarters as the positive COVID inmate from this past Sunday. The inmates had already been quarantined with symptoms when they were tested.
One inmate has been incarcerated since January 2020, and the other since mid-March of 2020. Both are incarcerated on felony charges.
They will continue treatment while in quarantine. The Detention Center is coordinating communication with the inmates’ families.