The Journal Gazette
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 9:13 am

Verbatim: September 28: Allen County COVID-19 Update

The following was released on Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021:

Fort Wayne, Ind. (Sept. 28, 2021) – Another 11 Allen County residents died and 134 tested positive for COVID-19, with 64 confirmed PCR cases and 70 antigen cases, bringing the total to 54,750 cases and 767 deaths Tuesday. All deaths reported occurred in September.

The Allen County case count includes a total of 23,370 probable cases from antigen tests reported since July 2020.

Updates to positive cases and deaths in Allen County are found on the Department’s COVID-19 webpage at and will be time-stamped to keep the public informed with the latest local data.

Basic demographic information on Allen County cases is provided on the website and will be updated at least once a week.

Because of delays in data reporting to and from the state, Allen County case counts may not always immediately match counts provided by the Indiana State Department of Health at

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