115 inmates have recovered from COVID-19, Delaware DOC says

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DOVER, Del. – The Delaware Department of Correction says that a total of 115 inmates have recovered from coronavirus, including 71 inmates who have recovered just in the past ten days.

We’re told that currently there are nine inmates who have tested positive and are showing symptoms. Seven are recovering in the COVID Treatment Center at James T. Vaughn Correctional Center, and two remain at an area hospital.

Commissioner Claire DeMatteis says that no inmates from any other correctional facility currently have symptoms of the virus. The disease is continuing to be contained at just one prison in the state, with the other eight facilities remaining COVID-free.

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