Tarrytown schools on lockout after woman is shot, killed: police

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. — Public schools in Tarrytown are on lockout Tuesday due after a woman was shot and killed inside a local apartment complex, police said.

The woman was shot at 177 White Plains Road, the location of the Sleepy Hollow Gardens apartment complex. Police later said she died.

The district’s superintendent said the lockout was a precautionary measure as police searched for the shooter.

“The students will be accepted into the buildings, but no outside activities will occur until further notice,” the superintendent said in a statement posted on the district’s website.