Police and federal authorities are investigating after an worker at a Wisconsin well being system admitted to intentionally spoiling 500 doses of coronavirus vaccine
Police in Grafton, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) north of Milwaukee, stated in a press release that the division, FBI and Meals and Drug Administration are “actively” investigating the case. Police stated they have been notified of the alleged tampering Wednesday evening. Police stated Thursday morning that no different data could be instantly launched, and declined to say if any arrests have been made.
In a press release late Wednesday, Aurora stated the worker concerned “acknowledged that they deliberately eliminated the vaccine from refrigeration.”
Aurora stated it has fired the worker and referred the matter to the authorities. The assertion stated nothing a couple of potential motive for the motion.
“We proceed to imagine that vaccination is our means out of the pandemic. We’re greater than upset that this particular person’s actions will lead to a delay of greater than 500 folks receiving their vaccine,” the assertion stated.
Aurora stated it might present extra data on Thursday.