NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz has tested positive for COVID-19, her staff confirmed Sunday.

A spokesperson told CBS2 she had mild symptoms and is already feeling better.

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Katz was just the latest public figure to contract the coronavirus.

Over the weekend, CBS2 learned MTA Chairman and CEO Pat Foye also tested positive.

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NYPD Deputy Commissioner of Intelligence and Counterterrorism John Miller said he was symptomatic last week, but had not received his official results.

New York State Assemblyman Charles Barron, Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein, and New York City Councilman Ritchie Torres previously confirmed their cases, as well.

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Early on in the outbreak, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Port Authority Executive Director Rick Cotton and his wife had also tested positive. Both have since resolved.

A special election to fill Katz’s former position as Queens borough president had to be postponed because of the crisis. It’s unclear when it will be rescheduled.

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