17/03/2016 4:09 PM AEDT | Updated 15/07/2016 12:51 PM AEST

Victorian Primary School In Lockdown After Reports Of Gunman On Grounds

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Worried and waiting parents have begun picking up their children from Beveridge Primary School after reports of a gunman walking school grounds.

Local police searched the school grounds in Melbourne's north on Thursday afternoon after Victoria Police received reports a gunman was on the premises.

While streets were cornered off preventing parents picking up their children, Victoria Police confirmed no gun or gunman has been found and the school grounds have been cleared.