Governor John Bel Edwards' 12:30 press conference revealed another death has been added to the count as coronavirus has taken 7 lives - 4 in Lambeth House nursing home in New Orleans - and there are currently 257 cases of the virus in the state of Louisiana.

Attorney General Jeff Landry spoke about the need for people to follow Gov. Edwards' proclamations and that state officials are united in the effort to stop coronavirus. He also warned about price gouging and scam artists.