By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — Cook County Sheriff Thomas Dart has tested positive for COVID-19, his office confirmed Saturday.

Dart was tested on Tuesday and last worked Thursday, Nov. 19.

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He began feeling symptoms Friday, Nov. 20 and immediately self-quarantined, according to a release from the sheriff’s office.

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It is not clear where Dart might have contracted the virus.

Dart is still symptomatic and is under the care of his physician while he recovers at home.

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