Sheridan Correctional Center

Another inmate at the Sheridan Correctional Center has tested positive for the coronavirus. 

The Illinois Department of Corrections reports an 18th prisoner has been diagnosed with COVID-19.  So far 13 of the inmates diagnosed with the virus have recovered.  As for staff at the prison, 8 have come down with coronavirus.  Five of them have fully recovered. 

Prisons like Sheridan that have COVID-19 cases are placed in lockdown, which means there is no movement around the facility except for medical care. 

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