COVID-19 6th positive case

The Tuscarawas County Health Department was notified early this evening of the 6th positive COVID-19 case in Tuscarawas County. This positive case is a 60-year-old female who is recovering at home. We believe this to be a case of community spread. Our team is currently working to identify any close contacts of this resident who would require testing or monitoring for symptoms of COVID-19, the Health Department will reach out directly to those individuals. To protect patient privacy, we will not release any additional personal information pertaining to this case.