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Still No Active TB Cases at Craighead Jail

JONESBORO, AR - The Craighead County Sheriff's Office says there are no active cases of tuberculosis among inmates.  The county tested its inmates and staff after a former inmate recently tested positive for the lung disease.

The sheriff's office says that although some inmates tested positive for exposure to TB, they did not test positive for the disease itself.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report.)

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