TV program turns heads in Tarrytown

A hidden-camera program taping in Tarrytown this weekend caught many residents by surprise.

The ABC program "What Would You Do?" can be deceiving, with actors hoping to get a reaction from passersby. On Main Street this weekend, actors portraying a mother and child acted out a scene in which the mother leaves the child crying after she drives off.

The scene was ripped from real-life headlines of a Scarsdale mother who allegedly kicked her kids out of the car and told them to walk home from White Plains.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 5 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login, create an account or subscribe to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."