Medina County is now at 74 confirmed cases of COVID-19. We have seen an increase of 54 new cases since April 29th, but a wit a majority of those new cases are within the outbreak in local prisons (39 offenders have COVID) and 6 prison staff have COVID. In the community, Medina County has seen 9 new cases reported in the past month.
Local leaders are relieved that we did not see a big spike in community cases even after congregation on Memorial Day.
The four latest cases were reported as follows-
Two cases have been confirmed 6/1/20:
1 – resides in 78009 Zip Code believed to have contracted through travel outside the County within Texas
1 – resides in 78861 Zip Code TDCJ prison staff member
Two New cases were confirmed 05/27/2020:
1 TDCJ new Prison Offender
1 TDCJ new Staff resides in 78850 Zip Code