COVID-19 cases rising in Henderson County Detention Center

Coronavirus Watch

HENDERSON COUNTY, Ky (WEHT) – Officials are reporting a rising number of cases of COVID-19 in the Henderson County Detention Center.

Jailer Amy Brady tells Eyewitness News that 21 inmates have now tested positive for the virus.

On Saturday, Brady said 11 inmates and three staff members had tested positive. Brady says that all inmates are being medically monitored and they’re working with the health department to vaccinate inmates and staff.

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