SAN DIEGO (CBSLA) — A man who arrived on an evacuation flight out of China has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, health officials confirmed Monday.
According to officials, the man was on the plane that landed at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar in San Diego earlier this month.READ MORE: Woman Stabbed To Death At Senior Living Community In Baldwin Hills One Of The World's Largest Homes Is About To Go Up For Sale In Bel Air
The news comes as the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department put out a joint call for help from the public to find the person or people responsible for circulating a fraudulent flier last month that said there was a confirmed case in Carson. Anyone with information was asked to call 310-477-6565 or submit a tip at the Los Angeles Crime Stoppers website.MORE NEWS: Drone Drops Drugs Into Orange County Jail Courtyard
The man, whose identity was not immediately disclosed, was said to be undergoing treatment at a local hospital.