New infections at Sheridan Prison

Studstill Media

SHERIDAN- New infectious of COVID-19 were found at the Sheridan Correctional Facility.  This comes after weeks of being on lockdown with extensive testing and sanitation procedures in place.   The IDOC reported on Tuesday one new staff member infected and two additional inmates.  Seven staff members and 14 inmates have tested positive since the pandemic began.   Currently, five staff are considered recovered and 12 inmates.