'Several' Brooks county officers test positive for COVID-19

Posted at 9:48 PM, Jun 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-28 00:12:16-04

FALFURRIAS, Texas — Several Brooks county law enforcement officers test positive for COVID-19.

The exact number has not been released.

"Brooks County and City of Falfurrias officials have been notified of several confirmed cases of COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus among our law enforcement officers," said a press release from Brooks County and Falfurrias officials.

Contact is currently being implemented and the officers, who are not residents of Brooks County, have been in isolation.

Affected offices are currently being disinfected.

"With the cooperation of all, we as a county, we will get through this crisis," said the release.