Centreville Walgreens closes due to employee being tested for COVID-19

Posted at 11:34 AM, Mar 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-23 11:38:06-04

CENTREVILLE, Md. — An employee at the Centreville Walgreens was tested on Friday for the COVID-19 virus and test results are pending.

Queen Anne’s County Health Officer, Joseph A. Ciotola, Jr., M.D. made contact with Walgreens over the weekend, the store took actions on their own to close the store and order a level one decontamination.

Walgreens would not provide any other information concerning the case. The store remains closed, however the drive-up pharmacy window is open.

There is no connection between the single confirmed case of COVID-19 in Queen Anne’s County and this pending case at the Centreville Walgreens.

Queen Anne's County has set up an information line for the public to call with questions about COVID-19. Staff will be available by phone from 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM 443-262-9900