Harvey Weinstein has tested positive for Coronavirus, according to reports.
Weinstein is reportedly in isolation at the Wende Correctional Facility near Buffalo as a precaution. It was reported that 21 inmates in New York City jails have tested positive, including Weinstein. He is one of two Wende inmates who have tested positive.
Former movie producer Harvey Weinstein, now one of New York's most notorious prison inmates after being sentenced for sexual assault, has tested positive for #COVID19, according to officials connected to the state prison system. https://t.co/y2uWJTY0T8
— Steve Herman (@W7VOA) March 22, 2020
Earlier this month, the movie executive was found guilty of rape and felony sex crimes, reported on TMZ. Weinstein was convicted of raping a woman in a hotel room back in February of 2013, as well as forcibly performing oral sex on another woman in 2006, and was sentenced to 23 years in prison.