Rutherford County Detention Center reports 24 additional cases of COVID-19

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Posted at 4:32 PM, Jun 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-02 17:32:53-04

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WTVF) — Three employees and 21 inmates at the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center have tested positive for COVID-19.

Officials with the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office say the employees are in quarantine at home their homes and the inmates are being quarantined in a separate area away from other inmates.

They say the virus continues to appear to have spread from the same source. Everyone has been tested.

None of the women inmates tested positive for COVID-19.