By Carol Vaughn —
An outbreak of COVID-19 at the Accomack County Sheriff’s Office and the Accomac jail from late December through late January resulted in 52 people testing positive for the virus.
One recent inmate died and a deputy was hospitalized after the virus began spreading during the outbreak.
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