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Wayne County Sheriff's deputy tests positive for coronavirus

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Posted at 4:39 PM, Mar 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-19 16:40:17-04

(WXYZ) — The Wayne County Sheriff's Office confirms to 7 Action News that a sheriff's deputy tested positive for COVID-19.

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Right now, details about the deputy haven't been released.

As of Thursday, the state of Michigan confirmed that 336 people have tested positive for COVID-19. Three people have died.

According to the state, there have been 2,449 tests given. 51% of the cases are male and 47% female with 2% not reported.

The breakdown by age is below.

0-19 – 1%
20-29 – 10%
30-39 – 18%
40-49 – 19%
50-59 – 19%
60-69 – 18%
60-69 – 18%
80+ – 5%
Not reported – 2%