Testing in Shelby County drops as new cases fall

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 28, 2020 1:03 PM CT | Published: April 28, 2020 11:57 AM CT
<strong>National Guard medics collect nasal swabs as hundreds of Memphians line up for COVID-19 testing at the Christ Community testing site in Frayser on Saturday, April 25. Testing is now available to residents not showing symptoms of the disease.</strong> (Jim Weber/Daily Memphian)

National Guard medics collect nasal swabs as hundreds of Memphians line up for COVID-19 testing at the Christ Community testing site in Frayser on Saturday, April 25. Testing is now available to residents not showing symptoms of the disease. (Jim Weber/Daily Memphian)

While cases dropped sharply Tuesday, Shelby County also reported its second lowest testing daily total in the past 10 days. 

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Shelby County Health Department COVID-19 testing Tennessee Department of Health coronavirus
Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Binghampton, Frayser, North Memphis and Raleigh for The Daily Memphian. Omer previously covered county government. He is also a former reporter at The Jackson Sun and a University of Memphis graduate.


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