The Mississippi State Department of Health on Monday morning reported 136 new cases of COVID-19 and 7 deaths.
This brings the state total number of known cases to 11,432 and the total number of deaths to 528 as of 6 p.m. Sunday.
Northeast Mississippi counties reporting new cases include Chickasaw (one), Itawamba (one), Marshall (one), Oktibbeha (one) and Union (two.)
Statewide, counties reporting new COVID-19 related deaths include Kemper, Lowndes, Neshoba, Scott and Yalobusha. Two of the newly confirmed COVID-19 related deaths, in Clarke and Newton counties, were identified through death certificate reports.
The county breakdown of known COVID-19 cases in Northeast Mississippi as of 6 p.m. Sunday: