School goes into lockdown

AN Ipswich school was placed under lockdown today when a former student climbed onto the roof of a building.

Police attended Leichhardt State School about 10am following reports the 10-year-old boy was standing on the roof with a scooter and refusing to come down.

The boy had agreed to come down before police arrived at the scene.

Nobody was harmed.

The Child Protection and Investigation Unit is making further enquiries.