Pentagon: U.S. Marine in Virginia tests positive for coronavirus

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FORT BELVOIR, Va. (WRIC/WFXR) — Jonathan Rath Hoffman, the assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, confirmed in a tweet Saturday evening that a U.S. Marine tested positive for COVID-19 and is being treated at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital.

The U.S. Marine had recently returned from overseas on official business.

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