Firefighters rescue girl threatening to hurt self on roof

The girl climbed on the school's roof and struggled against firefighters


By Lisa Gartner
Tampa Bay Times

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — She left a note with a classmate threatening to hurt herself. Then, the 11-year-old climbed on the roof of Azalea Middle School.

Rescue workers removed the girl in the green-hooded sweatshirt from the school's roof late Tuesday afternoon after nearly two hours of trying to talk her down.

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