Entertainment

Harvey Weinstein’s Woes Continue As He Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr

Just when he thought his troubles couldn’t get worse, convicted rapist has been dealt a cruel one as he has reportedly tested positive for .

Harvey Weinstein was recently moved to another maximum prison facility
Harvey Weinstein was recently moved to another maximum prison facility

Weinstein has been placed in quarantine at Wende Correctional Facility (a maximum-security prison east of Buffalo in New York).

The former Hollywood producer was moved from New York’s Rikers Island jail where he was serving a 23-year sentence, and the president of the New York State Correctional Officers and Police Benevolent Association, Michael Powers, stated that he got to know that Weinstein’s test came back positive on Sunday.

Powers added that other members of the prison staff have also been put in self-isolation as well.

Weinstein
Weinstein

Imran Ansari, an attorney for Weinstein, said his legal team had not been informed of the coronavirus diagnosis, saying:

“Given Mr Weinstein’s state of health, we are of course concerned, if this is the case, and we are vigilantly monitoring the situation.”

Sydney Elike
OduNews on Google News

Submit press release, news tips to us: [email protected] | Follow us @ODUNewsNG