Coronavirus testing underway for inmates and staff at Willacy County Jail

1 year 1 month 3 weeks ago Wednesday, June 03 2020 Jun 3, 2020 June 03, 2020 9:43 PM June 03, 2020 in News - Coronavirus Pandemic

A push for coronavirus testing in Willacy County is underway for all county inmates and jail employees after two staff members tested positive.

Officials say both employees are jailers at the Willacy County Sheriff’s Office. A plan of action was started after the first confirmed case on Friday.

According to Frank Torres, the county’s emergency management coordinator, they’re moving as quickly as they can to contain the outbreak.

Watch the video above for the full report.

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