The City of Brandon has confirmed that an employee within the Brandon Police Service By-Law Unit has recently tested positive for COVID-19. The case is the fifth positive case confirmed within the municipality's workforce since August 13, 2020.
The employee last worked on Wednesday, November 18th, 2020. The employee began to experience symptoms on Thursday, November 19th, 2020 and was tested on Friday, November 20th, 2020. The employee had some contact with the public on their last day of work and contact tracing is ongoing.
The Brandon Police Service building and vehicles that the employee used are being deep cleaned today, Monday, November 23rd, 2020.