Sheriff's office says Chicago inmate has Legionnaires'

July 13, 2016 2:37 PM

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Sheriff's office says Chicago inmate has Legionnaires'

CHICAGO – The Cook County Sheriff's Office says a jail inmate has tested positive for Legionnaires' disease in what appears to be an isolated case.

The office said in a statement Tuesday that a detainee who had been hospitalized since July 6 with pneumonia-like symptoms tested positive for the disease.

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