The Town of Dartmouth has recorded its first deaths related to the coronavirus pandemic.

Police Public Information Officer Det. Kyle Costa says town officials were recently notified of two COVID-19-related deaths.

He says in both cases, the victims were listed in high-risk categories.

Costa says their names and ages will not be released out of respect for their families.

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