Nine new Covid-19 cases reported on Guam; total rises to 280
Nine persons tested positive for Covid-19 from Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS) today, raising Guam's tally to 280, according to the Joint Information Center. Of the cases tested positive by DLS, eight cases reported household contact to confirmed cases.
Last night, four cases tested positive by DPHSS and were reported by, JIC Among the four cases confirmed by GPHL, three were identified through community outreach and two cases reported household contact to confirmed cases.
The 280 confirmed cases include five deaths, 179 released from isolation and 96 active cases. Of those cases, 234 are classified as civilians and 46 are military service members.
Covid-19 test results are reported from multiple labs at varying times of the day.
The following breakdown provides cumulative COVID-19 test results for Thursday, July 2, 2020: