Flu-like outbreak restricts visitation at Cook Co. Jail

March 19, 2012 5:46:55 AM PDT
According to the Cook County Sheriff's Office, an outbreak of an influenza-like illness has occurred at the county jail.

Officials say all detainees in Division 1 are in a no-movement status and cannot have visitors.

Divisions 4 and 5 were on a limited-movement status.

Anyone planning to visit the jail is advised to call first. The phone number is 773-674-7244.