NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Kathy Hochul says she tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, and will isolate and work remotely this week.
The Democratic governor tweeted that she is not experiencing any symptoms.
She said she’s vaccinated and boosted.
Hochul is at least the 18th U.S. governor to test positive for COVID-19, according to an Associated Press tally.
Her positive test comes amid rising case numbers in New York.
For weeks, much of upstate New York has been in the high-alert orange zone, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designation that reflects serious community spread.
15 Of New York State's Most Wanted Criminals- May 2022
Below are individuals wanted by the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision's (DOCCS) Office of Special Investigations who have been designated as its Most Wanted Fugitives
. They should be considered armed and dangerous. This list is current as of 05/01/2022:
NEVER attempt to apprehend a fugitive yourself. If you have information on the location of any of these fugitives, you can contact OSI 24 hours a day / 7 days a week to report it. All leads and tips are treated as confidential information.
If an immediate response is necessary, such as you see the wanted person at a location, please call “911” and report it to the police.
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If you take a drive down a Central New York backroad, you're bound to see at least 24 things you won't find in the city.