LAPD helicopter makes precautionary landing in schoolyard

A Los Angeles police helicopter has made a precautionary landing in a schoolyard.

The Police Department says the crew is safe after the Monday morning landing west of downtown.

Los Angeles Unified School District spokeswoman Monica Carazo says no one was injured and the Dr. Sammy Lee Elementary Medical and Health Science Magnet school was put on lockdown as a precaution.

According to the registration number, the helicopter is a Bell 206B.