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COVID-19 cases spiking behind bars

Posted at 6:57 AM, Dec 07, 2020

CARSON CITY (KTNV) — COVID-19 cases are surging behind bars.

240 inmates in a Carson City correctional facility have tested positive for the virus.

Although most of the inmates remain under quarantine, people on the outside are concerned.

The Department of Corrections says most of the people infected don't have any symptoms.