ITHACA, N.Y. — The Trumansburg Central School District has lifted a lockout at all of its three schools Friday afternoon because of an incident that happened at the middle school.

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The district website issued a statement at 12:35 p.m. saying that all exterior doors were locked and all classes were continuing as usual.

A district official said the lockout was lifted around 12:45 p.m. and parents were informed about the incident via an automated telephone call.

School officials declined to comment about why the lockout happened at this time.

A 911 official said police have not been called to the area within the last hour.

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Jolene Almendarez

Jolene Almendarez is Managing Editor at The Ithaca Voice. She can be reached at jalmendarez@ithacavoice.com; you can learn more about her at the links in the top right of this box.