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The number of COVID-19 cases in New Mexico rose to 624 on Sunday as state health officials announced 81 new positive tests.
And the death toll has climbed to 12 with the death of a man in his 40s from McKinley County.
The latest numbers released by the Department of Health also include three additional cases from La Vida Llena, a retirement community in Albuquerque that is experiencing a deadly coronavirus outbreak.
Two more workers and one more resident tested positive as of Sunday.
The center, located near Montgomery and Morris in Northeast Albuquerque, is home to 425 people and has seen a total of 38 cases in the past week. Two residents, one in his 90s and one in his 80s, have died.
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