Harvey Weinstein tests positive for coronavirus in New York prison

Harvey Weinstein has reportedly tested positive for coronavirus.

The disgraced film mogul was sentenced to 23 years in prison earlier this month, and is currently in isolation behind bars.

Weinstein tested positive for COVID-19 at Wende Correctional Facility in New York, according to the Niagara Gazette.

Earlier this week, the 68-year-old was allegedly undergoing medical evaluations at the maximum security facility in the New York State town of Alden.

Daily Star Online has contacted Weinstein's representatives for comment.

The film producer was convicted of committing a criminal sex act in the first degree involving one woman and rape in the third degree involving another.

He was acquitted of charges of predatory sexual assault involving the two women and one count of first-degree rape.

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