Attorney General Jeff Landry tests positive for COVID-19

Staff Report
Plaquemine Post South

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry has tested positive for COVID-19, he informed employees in an email Tuesday.

Landry, a Republican, won't be among those able to meet with vice President Mike Pence during his visit to Louisiana.

In the email Landry said he decided to get tested before Pence's arrival. Landry's email said he isn't suffering from symptoms.