Corrected and updated:
Pecos County now has three confirmed cases of the Coronavirus, as a 50-year-old male and another male listed in the 65-70 age group have joined a 54-year-old woman on the county's list.
A 31-year-old man identified Friday as a confirmed case in Pecos County has now been listed as an El Paso County case, although he is quarantined in Pecos County.
The 50-year-old male – now identified by the county as Case #2 – is reported as a "close member to Case #1" – which is the 54-year-old woman. Pecos County Judge Joe Shuster said he could not provide any additional information on the relationship of the man and the woman. The woman was tested at Mallik Medical Clinic on March 27, and, if cleared by a doctor, could exit home quarantine as soon as April 12. The Pioneer does not yet know how the new case could affect the possible end of her quarantine.
The 65-70 year-old male – now known as Case #3 – came in contact with Case #2 – the 50-year-old male.
Case #2 was tested April 7 at Mallik Medical Clinic. The test date for Case #3 has not yet been released., but he was also tested at Mallik Clinic.
The 31-year-old was tested at the PCMH Walk-In Clinic on April 1. The results came in Friday. The 31-year-old has been in home quarantine since April 1.
We will provide more information when it becomes available.