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Nine detainees test positive for COVID at Black River lock-up

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Nine detainees test positive for COVID at Black River lock-up

Deputy Superintendent of Police Rohan Elliot told The Gleaner this morning that of the 45 persons in custody at the Black River station, nine have since tested positive.

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Test results for other persons in lock-up are still pending.

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Elliot said they were also awaiting results for the 16 civilians who are currently in lock-up at the Santa Cruz police station.

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Sharlene Hendricks/Staff Reporter

Quarantine conditions remain in effect at the Black River and Santa Cruz police stations to cauterise an outbreak of suspected COVID-19 infections, with nearly one-third of them confirmed as positive.

Deputy Superintendent of Police Rohan Elliot told The Gleaner this morning that of the 45 persons in custody at the Black River station, nine have since tested positive.

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Test results for other persons in lock-up are still pending.

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Elliot said they were also awaiting results for the 16 civilians who are currently in lock-up at the Santa Cruz police station.

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