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.