Mayor Hogsett tests positive for COVID-19

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Mayor Joe Hogsett tested positive for Covid-19 over the weekend.

Hogsett is isolating at home and following CDC guidelines for quarantining.

“After experiencing mild symptoms, I took an at-home test and tested positive for COVID-19,” Mayor Hogsett said. “Thanks to my vaccine and booster shot, I am experiencing very minor symptoms, and continue to encourage all Indianapolis residents to get their vaccine to reduce their risk of serious illness.”

Residents are encouraged to learn more about COVID-19 on the CDC website.