Police: Midtown officer tests positive for COVID-19


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro Police told News 2 that a Midtown officer tested positive for COVID-19.

The officer is assigned to the Midtown Hills Precinct facility. He reported that he did not feel well on Tuesday and did not come in to work.

The officer said he had mild and manageable symptoms and is recovering well at home.

Officials said the Midtown facility has been disinfected and cleaned. The two police cars that the officer had driven in are also in the process of being disinfected. The officer’s co-workers were notified of the positive test. None of them reported any symptoms at this time.

COVID-19 in Tennessee

(This reflects what the TDH is reporting each day at 2 p.m. CST for every county other than Davidson. Information for Davidson comes from the Metro Public Health Department.)

Stay with News 2 for continuing coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic.


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