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Official: New case of measles in Maricopa County

Posted at 10:11 AM, Jun 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-07 14:28:49-04

Officials have confirmed a new case of measles in Maricopa County.

The Arizona Department of Health Services confirmed the case on Tuesday, bringing the total to 14 cases in Arizona.

The new case resides in Maricopa County and is tied to a private detention facility in Eloy.

According to officials, the person is not infectious and does not pose a threat to the general public.

There have been 13 confirmed cases in Pinal County.