The following was released on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020:
Fort Wayne, Ind. (September 15, 2020) – Another 55 Allen County residents have tested positive for COVID-19, with 34 confirmed PCR cases and 21 probable antigen cases, bringing the total to 5,697 cases Tuesday. An additional 11 resident were added to the COVID-19 death data due to a delay in reporting, bringing the total to 196 deaths.
The Allen County case count now includes a total of 286 probable cases from antigen tests reported since July 28.
Updates to positive cases and deaths in Allen County are found on the Department's COVID-19 webpage at www.allencountyhealth.com/covid-19 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 State Department of Health at https://www.coronavirus.in.gov/.