The Allen County Department of Health issued this news release today:
Fort Wayne (January 5, 2022) – Another 1,244 Allen County residents tested positive for COVID-19, with 373 confirmed PCR cases and 871 probable antigen cases, bringing the total to 78,932 cases and 967 deaths as of this date.
The Allen County case count includes a total of 37,087 probable cases from antigen tests reported since July 2020.
Updates to positive cases and deaths in Allen County are found on the Department's COVID-19 website at www.allencountyhealth.com/covid-19 and will be time-stamped to keep the public informed with the latest local data.
Basic demographic information on Allen County cases is provided on the website and will be updated at least once a week.
Because of delays in data reporting to and from the state, Allen County case counts may not always immediately match counts provided by the Indiana Department of Health at www.coronavirus.in.gov.