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(Wyo-At Least 10 COVID-19 Cases At Wyo Penitentiary

By: John Axtell Posted at: 07/23/2020 10:39 AM
RAWLINS, Wyo. (AP) - Testing of all inmates, staff and healthcare workers at Wyoming's maximum-security prison in Rawlins has detected at least 10 cases of the coronavirus. Wyoming was among just a couple states with no known coronavirus among inmates.

     The Wyoming Dept of Corrections says as of yesterday,  876 inmates and workers at the State Penitentiary had been tested with 3 inmates, one staff member and 6 healthcare workers having the virus.

      Full results are still pending and the prison remains locked own because of the positive results with contact tracing under way.


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