Woman indicted for breaking quarantine, visiting hospital while positive for COVID

State prosecutors have filed an indictment against a woman who broke quarantine and visited a hospital while positive for COVID-19, in the first such case since enforcement was renewed in September.

According to the charge sheet filed at the Beersheba Magistrate’s Court, the 26-year-old resident of Netivot broke quarantine after testing positive and came to Soroka hospital in Beersheba to visit her father.

She is accused of spreading a disease.

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