ITHACA, N.Y. –– The Tompkins County Health Department is alerting the public that an individual who tested positive for COVID-19 worked at the retail Five Below last week when they could have infected others.

The employee worked at Five Below located at 744 S. Meadow St., Ithaca, on Saturday, January 16, from 11:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

The individual who tested positive is in isolation. If you were at Five Below during the date and times listed above, follow guidance listed on the TCHD Public Exposure page.

A full list of public exposure notices can be found in this table here.

Anna Lamb

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