Suffolk Executive Bellone tests positive for COVID-19, experiencing mild symptoms – News 12 Bronx

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone says he has tested positive for COVID-19 despite being fully vaccinated.

He says he is experiencing mild symptoms at this point, but otherwise feels in good health and spirits.

“I hope this serves as a reminder to all residents that while we are making incredible progress in the war against COVID-19, we are not done just yet,” Bellone says.

Bellone also encouraged anyone who is eligible to receive their booster shot to do so.

More information on vaccination can go to the Suffolk County website.