Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan tests positive for COVID-19
DETROIT (WILX) - Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan has tested positive for COVID-19.
According to a post on Twitter by the mayor, Duggan woke up with a cough Saturday morning. He took an at-home test that came back negative, but out of precaution he decided to stay home.
Sunday morning he said he still had the cough, so he took another at-home test and it came back positive.
The mayor said his symptoms are mild, and encouraged others to get vaccinated.
“I’m really glad I got the booster shot,” said Duggan. “If you haven’t gotten your booster, I encourage you to do that. When you get that positive Covid result, it’s a great relief to know you’re likely protected from serious symptoms.”
Duggan said he will be working from home full-time until he is cleared to return to in-person.
Duggan said his wife has tested negative.
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