RCMP arrested a male Thursday in the Cranberry-Portage area after a report he was armed inside a residence shortly after 11:30 a.m.
Nearby Frontier Collegiate Institute and Cranberry-Portage Elementary were locked down as a precaution for about one hour.
The man was taken into custody without incident by officers from both The Pas and Flin Flon detachments.
No further information was made available.
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