Irvington district schools closed Friday due to police activity

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IRVINGTON, N.Y. — Irvington schools closed Friday because of police activity in the area, according to the district’s website.

An individual was being sought, prompting an investigation, the Irvington Police Department said Friday morning.

The person was found by 8:30 a.m., the Village of Irvington tweeted.

The police activity, taking place near Cyrus Field Road, initially prompted the district to delay school openings by two hours, but officials later decided to keep schools closed the entire day, the Irvington Union Free School District website states.

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