A lockdown and search at a penitentiary north of Winnipeg has ended.
Stony Mountain Institution was placed into lockdown November 12 so a search of the medium and maximum security units could be conducted.
The Correctional Service Canada says the extra precautions have now ended.
Visits to the institution have resumed.
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