768 Metro employees tested for COVID-19; 552 negative results reported

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — At least 768 Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department employees have been tested for COVID-19. One hundred and seventy-two positive and 552 negative test results were reported.

Forty-four results are pending.

The department reported its first positive coronavirus toward the end of March. At that time, 31 Metro employees had been tested.

In Mid-March, 48 of the department’s employees gave notice of possible exposure.

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