New positive COVID-19 case reported in Hockley County

Hockley County Judge reported a new positive Hockley County case Thursday involving a Levelland resident between the ages of 20 and 30 years old.

The new case brings the total confirmed cases in Hockley County to 20. Judge Baldridge announced last week that the Department of State Health Services had previously mistakenly reported a positive case. She said that case was reported to be a Levelland resident between the ages of 20 and 30 years old but that the person had actually tested negative for COVID-19.

There are now 12 cases of COVID-19 in Levelland with three recoveries, one death and eight active cases. Hockley County altogether has 10 active cases, nine recoveries and one death.

The full list of cases is as follows:

Case No. 1–Recovered.
Reported Tuesday, March 17
Travel related
Levelland resident
Age: 55 to 60 years old
Investigation is complete

Case No. 2–Deceased.
Reported Thursday, March 19
Not suspected to be travel related
Levelland resident
Age range: 55 to 60 years old
Investigation is complete

Case No. 3–Recovered.
Reported Saturday, March 21
Not travel related
Sundown resident
Age range: 60 years old and older
Investigation is complete

Case No. 4–Active.
Reported Tuesday, March 24
Travel unknown at this time
Sundown resident
Age: 30 to 40 years old.
Investigation is complete

Case No. 5–Recovered.
Reported Tuesday, March 24
Not travel related
Ropesville resident
Age: 30 to 40 years old.
Investigation is complete

Case No. 6–Recovered.
Reported Friday, March 27
Sundown resident
Age: 30 to 40 years old
Investigation is complete

Case No. 7–Recovered.
Reported Friday, March 27
Sundown resident
Age: 55 to 60 years old
Investigation is complete

Case No. 8–Active.
Reported Saturday, April 4
Levelland resident
Age range: 20 to 30 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 9–Recovered.
Reported Saturday, April 4
Anton resident
Age range: 40 to 50 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 10–Recovered.
Reported Sunday, April 5
Levelland resident
Age range: 50 and 60 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 11–Recovered.
Reported Wednesday, April 8
Levelland resident
Age range: 40 and 50 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 12–Active.
Reported Wednesday, April 8
Levelland resident
Age range: 40 and 50 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 13–Recovered.
Reported Friday, April 10
Anton resident
Age range: 35 and 45 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 14–Active.
Reported Saturday, April 11
Levelland resident
Age range: 50 and 60 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 15–Active.
Reported Tuesday, April 14
Levelland resident
Age range: 20 to 30 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 16–Active
Reported Tuesday, April 21
Levelland resident
Age range: 30 to 40 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 17–Active
Reported Wednesday, April 22
Levelland resident
Age range: 20 to 30 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 18–Active
Reported Thursday, April 23
Levelland resident
Age range: 20 to 30 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 19–Active
Reported Friday, April 24
Sundown resident
Age range: 20 to 30 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 20–Active
Reported Thursday, May 7
Levelland resident
Age range 20 to 30 years old
Investigation is ongoing

The case numbers have been reflected to show that the original Case No. 16 has been removed as it was mistakenly reported by DSHS.

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