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Second member of SAPD tests positive for coronavirus

The detective who tested positive is a 15-year veteran of the department.
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SAN ANTONIO — The San Antonio Police Department has confirmed that a second member of the department has tested positive for coronavirus. 

The detective who tested positive is a 15-year veteran of the department, according to a release sent out to media Wednesday morning. 

This case does not appear to have any connection to the first positive officer case. 

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Metro Health is conducting a contact tracing investigation at this time. 

The detective is reportedly recovering at home.