By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)Police Commissioner Dermot Shea has tested positive for COVID-19.

He is working from home.

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It wasn’t immediately clear when Shea tested positive.

The NYPD is also testing staff that works around him.

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In a tweet, the NYPD said the commissioner is “doing well.”

“He’s in touch with his executive staff on a regular basis. He’s staying home and he is running the Police Department remotely,” the NYPD wrote.

Check back soon for more information. 

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