PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) — A “military retiree dependent” tested positive for coronavirus at Joint Base Andrews this week, a military official said.
The person reportedly had traveled abroad to South Korea and the Philippines. After coming down with symptoms, they went to get tested on Wednesday.READ MORE: Baltimore County Police Release 911 Calls In Woodlawn Shootings Saturday
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The person is now self-quarantined at their home in Waldorf.READ MORE: Baltimore School Board Approves $1.39B Budget Thursday
Officials said there is no impact on operations at the base. They did not provide further information about the person who tested positive.
As of Friday afternoon, the Maryland Department of Health reports 17 cases of COVID-19 in the state.MORE NEWS: Baltimore County Joins State In Lifting COVID-19 Restrictions