Minor at Kapolei juvenile detention center tests positive for COVID-19
HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - A minor recently admitted to the Hale Hoomalu Juvenile Detention Facility in Kapolei has tested positive for COVID-19, officials said Sunday.
Officials said the minor, who is asymptomatic, was admitted to Hale Hoomalue on Aug. 16.
The youth, who was in quarantine, was tested after authorities learned a household member had tested positive. Officials said any employees who had close contact with the minor has been alerted.
Hale Hoomalu currently houses 13 other minors, male and female.
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