Shelby County reports five more COVID-19 deaths, 136 new cases

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 12, 2020 11:22 AM CT | Published: September 12, 2020 11:16 AM CT

The health department has reported a total of 28,890 coronavirus cases from 269,693 tests performed in Shelby County, yielding a 10.7% positivity rate.

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Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


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