BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A second Maryland correctional officer has died due to the coronavirus, the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services said Monday.

Both of the officers who died worked at Central Booking in Baltimore, the department said.


Statewide, 874 inmates and 697 staff members at correctional facilities have tested positive for COVID-19. Eleven inmates have died.

For the latest information on coronavirus go to the Maryland Health Department’s website or call 211. You can find all of WJZ’s coverage on coronavirus in Maryland here.

CBS Baltimore Staff


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