Measles alert issed in Rockland County

May 28, 2013 4:29:13 PM PDT
A health alert has been issued after someone with measles visited several locations in Rockland County.

The Rockland County Department of Health says they want to speak with you if you were at Toys 4 U or Supreme Health Food Center, located at 27 Orchard Street, Monsey, NY10952 (Shoppers Haven Mall) on Monday, May 20th between 6 - 8:15 PM, or the Hatzlacha Grocery Store, located at 80 West Street, Spring Valley, NY 10977, on Wednesday, May 22nd between 1:30 - 4:30 PM. You may be at risk for contracting measles.

Young children, pregnant women and people with compromised immune systems are at a higher risk of developing the disease.

Anyone who may have been in the store at the time should contact county officials for more information.