Ruston mayor confirms two COVID-19 cases in Lincoln Parish

RUSTON, La. (KNOE) - The mayor of Ruston says there are two confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Lincoln Parish.

In a Facebook post, he says, "We have just received word from LDHH that there are two confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Lincoln Parish. We ask that you continue to practice social distancing and health safety precautions. We will continue to announce updates as we receive them."

He did not release any other information.