The Middlesex Sheriff’s Office today announced one incarcerated individual has tested positive for COVID-19. The results were returned this morning.
The individual, who was tested yesterday and already in the Health Services Unit (HSU), will remain there in medical isolation. Today’s case brings the total number of incarcerated individuals who have tested positive at the Middlesex Jail & House of Correction to seven.
As a result of the positive test, movement in and out of the housing unit in which the individual previously resided will be restricted to essential personnel.
For information regarding the Middlesex Sheriff’s Office COVID-19 response, please visit our dedicated webpage middlesexsheriff.org/covid19.