Troup County Jail COVID-19 cases slightly decreasing

Troup County Jail COVID-19 cases slightly decreasing

TROUP COUNTY, Ga. (WTVM) - The number of Troup County jail inmates with COVID-19 is slightly declining.

In recent weeks, the jail has been in the spotlight after public concerns about the COVID-19 outbreak in the jail.

As of Tuesday night, there are 68 positive inmates with one of those inmates in the hospital for treatment. There were 71 inmates who tested positive for the virus last week.

365 inmates are being housed in the jail.

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