ADAMS COUNTY, Miss. (WLBT) - Adams County Sheriff Travis Patten says he has tested positive for COVID-19.
Patten said a couple of weeks ago his body started aching, but he thought it was allergies. That’s when he developed a bad cough.
Patten was then tested for coronavirus and received the positive test results on Sunday.
He has been in self-quarantine since being tested.
There are seven confirmed cases of coronavirus in Adams County as of March 29th according to the Mississippi State Department of Health’s website.