In a press release from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department, Franklin Co. Health Officials have confirmed 11 new positive cases of COVID-19. 

This brings the total amount of confirmed cases in Franklin County to 20. 

According to the release, all 11 new cases are adults and no further patient information will be released due to privacy laws. Officials said they expect an increase in positive cases as the results of the tests are reported to the health department. 

Citizens are urged to stay at home as much as possible. Be sure to follow the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department and the Franklin County Health Department on Facebook for the latest updates.