21 ADOC inmates test positive for COVID-19
By WSFA Staff | July 6, 2020 at 9:44 PM CDT - Updated July 7 at 6:37 AM
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - The Alabama Department of Corrections reports 21 more inmates have tested positive for COVID-19.
According to ADOC, inmates at the following facilities tested positive:
- Easterling Correctional Facility – four inmates
- St. Clair Correctional Facility – 12 inmates
- Staton Correctional Facility – three inmates
- Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women – two inmates
ADOC said the new totals include inmates who are symptomatic and inmates who are asymptomatic. Ninety-six total cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed among the inmate population, 64 of which remain active.
Among the ADOC staff, 83 COVID-19 cases remain active. Ninety-two staff members who previously self-reported a positive test have been cleared by medical providers to return to work.
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