Walmart employee in Auburn tests positive for COVID-19, shoppers encouraged to monitor for symptoms

The Cayuga County Health Department is warning the public about a possible Coronavirus exposure at Walmart in Auburn.

They said in a press release on Wednesday that an employee at the store was working around the electronics department, and later tested positive for COVID-19.

Members of the public who shopped at the Auburn Walmart on September 9th between 1 p.m. and 4:40 p.m. should monitor themselves for symptoms of COVID-19.

Those symptoms include headache, scratchy sore throat, or fever. Symptoms can take upwards of 14 days to appear.