Incident Date: June 29, 2020
Incident Time: 9:45 pm
Incident Location: Cumberland County Jail
Release Date: June 29, 2020
Release Time: 10:30pm
On the above date and time, the Medical Department at the Cumberland County Jail received notification that a test result for COVID-19 was positive for an inmate. This inmate is being housed in the negative pressure cell in the jail.
The inmate was arrested on Saturday, June 27, 2020, by the Portland Police Department for Criminal Threatening and Disorderly Conduct. The inmate was rehoused to the Medical Unit after receiving outside information on possible exposure and the test was completed. The inmate has a PR Bail and Maine Pre-Trial contract requirement and waiting to be released in the morning.
All staff and inmates are required to wear masks until further notice.
Chief Deputy Naldo Gagnon
Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office