UPDATE: Case of coronavirus in Starke County, not Pulaski County

STARKE COUNTY, Ind. (WNDU) - The Pulaski County Health Department reported Wednesday afternoon that the first positive case of COVID-19 appears in Pulaski County, but health officials there later discovered it was reported to the wrong jurisdiction.

That's according to our reporting partner, WKVI FM.

According to Pulaski County Health Nurse Andrea Keller, Pulaski County Health officials looked into the matter further and found that the county of residence, of the patient, is Starke County.

"The Pulaski County Health Department is still very much involved in the investigation, and all accounts have been notified," according to Keller.

The patient is hospitalized and no other details will be released due to privacy laws.