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Smith County Jail down to only 10 COVID-19 positive inmates

The Smith County North Jail has received 14 positive results back from ti's COVID-19 testing,...
The Smith County North Jail has received 14 positive results back from ti's COVID-19 testing, so far.(Source: KLTV)
Published: Jun. 17, 2020 at 6:40 PM CDT
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TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - As of Tuesday, the Smith County North Jail has only 10 COVID-19 positive inmates.

This is down from the 53 they had as a result of jail-wide testing.

According to the Smith County Sheriff’s Office, nine of the 10 positive inmates are awaiting the results back of their second re-test. If they come back negative, those inmates will be considered recovered.

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