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Winnebago County Jail inmate with COVID-19 in isolation

By Jim Hagerty Reporter ROCKFORD - A Winnebago County Jail inmate with COVID-19 is in isolation and precautions to stop the spread of the disease are being taken, Sheriff Gary Caruana said Sunday. The detainee is a man in his 40s charged with domestic charge and parole violation. He's been in the facility since March 30 and was tested when he started showing symptoms. He's now in medical quarantine, away from other inmates. The sheriff said inmates, including new arrivals, are being…