(5-6-20) The Mercer County Health District (MCHD) reports three new confirmed COVID 19 cases, one case has been hospitalized.

  • 39th case is a female in the age range of 30-40 years and is self-isolating at home.
  • 40th case is a male in the age range of 20-30 years and is self-isolating at home.
  • 41st case is a hospitalized male in the age range of 40-50 years.

No personal information about the cases will be released to protect the privacy of the individuals, this is the same procedure used by all Ohio counties.

As of May 6, 2020, the Mercer County Health District (MCHD) reports 41 confirmed cases, 12 recovered cases, 75 pending cases, 270 negative cases, 7 hospitalizations, and 1 death of COVID-19.

Auglaize County again did not have new additional confirmed cases again to report, but is listed as a probable case. Auglaize County now has total of 35 confirmed cases during the pandemic.