St. James Place reports 4 coronavirus cases

St. James Place reports 4 coronavirus cases
St. James Place (Source: WAFB)

Baton Rouge, La. (WAFB) - There are now four cases of COVID-19 with ties to St. James Place in Baton Rouge.

COVID-19 is commonly known as the novel coronavirus.

Managers of the upscale retirement community off Lee Drive reported Thursday, March 26 that two additional employees have tested positive for the virus.

They had previously reported infections among one other employee and a resident there.

All four people who have tested positive are no longer at St. James Place.

“St. James Place is continuing to work with the Louisiana Department of Health and is following both state and federal guidance to try and prevent the spread of this virus,” St. James managers posted on the community’s website.

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