The third case of COVID-19 hs been confirmed by the Laclede County Health Department and is described as asymptomatic. The Health Department released the information in the 2 pm hour Tuesday, May 12th. The news release said this most recently diagnosed person was a close contact of one of  Laclede Counties earlier two cases. The Laclede County Health Department indicated that since this individual had been under quarantine already, there have been no locations identified to announce for possible exposure to the public. On Monday, as we reported on KJEL, a large number of individuals received testing due to contact with the 2 earlier Covid-19 cases announced.