Denton County Judge Andy Eads says he has tested positive for COVID-19.
Eads told NBC 5 during an interview Thursday night that he has been in quarantine since Monday after he was notified of potential exposure to COVID-19.
Eads said his contact with others since Monday has been limited to his household members only.
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“I want to encourage people to follow quarantine procedures if they have been exposed to anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19,” Judge Eads said. “By going into quarantine, the potential for spreading COVID-19 to others is significantly reduced."
Judge Eads added “I want everyone to know that I feel good and will continue to work at home while I recover.”