Police now say some Rye Schools are in lockdown, and a manhunt is underway.
“The Rye Police have notified Rye High School, Rye Middle School, and Midland School that they are chasing an individual on foot in the Playland Road area,” the Rye School District wrote to parents. “The three schools are in lockdown until the police provide further information.”
LoHud reports a police scanner said the search followed a car chase from Interstate 95 and that one of two suspects has been taken into custody.
Alert: Police are searching for a black male, 6′ tall, wearing a blue coat in the area of Milton Rd/Intervale.
He is wanted by State Police on an unspecified charge. If you see any suspicious activity, call 911. View this message on the web.