A suspected case of COVID-19 has been reported, however the result is from a private test. The individual has been offered a further test through the Government’s testing service and the result is awaited.
As a precaution, the affected individual has been issued with a direction notice and is now self-isolating for 14 days, along with others in their household.
As a further precaution, contact tracing is under way. The Chief Minister Howard Quayle MHK will provide an update at 4pm this afternoon at the weekly COVID-19 Briefing.