CHICAGO (CBS) — Staffers have tested positive for coronavirus at two Chicago Target stores, the company announced Sunday.
Target said a team member tested positive at the South Loop store, 1154 S. Clark St., and the Near North store, 2656 N. Elston Ave.READ MORE: Woman Critical, 1 of 6 People Wounded In Lawndale Mass Shooting
“Our top priority is the health and safety of our team members and guests, and we’re taking a number of steps to move forward,” Target spokeswoman Danielle Schumann said in a statement.READ MORE: Chicago Fire Paramedic's Cap Grazed At Stroger Hospital; Man Killed In Shooting Nearby
The staff members who tested positive are in quarantine and following health department guidelines, and will be paid while on leave, Target said.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Warming Trend Ahead
The stores have also been deep-cleaned and sanitized, and store teams have been notified and provided with guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.