The Journal Gazette
Saturday, January 08, 2022 8:46 am

Verbatim: January 8: Allen County COVID-19 update

Fort Wayne (January 8, 2022) – Another three Allen County residents died and 1,114 tested positive for COVID-19, with 534 confirmed PCR cases and 580 probable antigen cases, bringing the total to 82,389 cases and 971 deaths as of this date.

The Allen County case count includes a total of 38,877 probable cases from antigen tests reported since July 2020.

Updates to positive cases and deaths in Allen County are found on the Department's COVID-19 website at and will be time-stamped to keep the public informed with the latest local data.

Basic demographic information on Allen County cases is provided on the website and will be updated at least once a week.

Because of delays in data reporting to and from the state, Allen County case counts may not always immediately match counts provided by the Indiana Department of Health at

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