Brevard County Coronavirus Cases Jump To 26

The coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. Credit: CDC

UPDATE: Brevard County Cases Rise To 28

BREVARD COUNTY, Florida – The number of cases of coronavirus in Brevard County jumped from 20 to 26 on Saturday, March 28, 2020, the Florida Department of Health announced.

Melbourne’s cases jumped from 7 to 10 since yesterday and Rockledge has its first case.

The six new Brevard cases announced today are 5 males and 1 female.

400 people in Brevard have tested negative and 26 positive to date.

Brevard’s total cases now stand at 19 males and 7 females.

The other Brevard County coronavirus cases are located in:

Melbourne 10

Titusville 2

Indian Harbour Beach 2

Palm Bay 3

Cocoa Beach 2

Cocoa 1

Mims 1

Merritt Island 1

Satellite Beach 1

Rockledge 1

Here is the detailed breakdown of what we know about the other coronavirus cases in Brevard County:

76-year-old female; travel-related; prior travel to NY; contact with a confirmed case.

32-year-old male Northrop Grumman employee; travel-related; prior travel to PA, UT; no contact with a confirmed case.

Anita Unrath, a 64-year-old female from Suntree; travel-related; prior travel to DC, FL, NY, PA; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

49-year-old male; not travel-related.

73-year-old male; not travel-related.

32-year-old female; not travel-related.

64-year-old male; prior travel to Haiti; no contact with a confirmed case.

52-year-old female; prior travel to Canada; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

38-year-old male; prior travel to NY; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

30-year-old male; prior travel to DC; no contact with a confirmed case.

64-year-old male; prior travel to DC; FL; NY; PA;

45-year-old male nontravel-related

1-year-old male nontravel-related

68-year-old male; prior travel to CO, FL, NM; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

62-year-old female; prior travel to NY; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

40-year-old male nontravel-related

55-year-old female; not travel-related

55-year-old male; not travel-related.

58-year-old male; prior travel unknown.

56-year-old male; prior travel to NY; contact with a confirmed case.

20-year-old male; prior travel to IN; contact with a confirmed case.

40-year-old male; prior travel to UK; contact with a confirmed case.

28-year-old male nontravel-related

43-year-old male; prior travel unknown.

38-year-old male; prior travel to NY non-resident; no contact with a confirmed case.

23-year-old male; prior travel to NY non-resident; no contact with a confirmed case.

As of March 28, 2020, there are 3,763 coronavirus cases in Florida and 54 deaths.