QUESNEL, BC: The Quesnel RCMP is thanking the public after citizens called 911 to report a man who was walking around downtown Quesnel with a knife.
Police say at approximately 3:19 PM, RCMP responded to several reports of a man carrying a large knife, wearing a bandanna across his face and walking around the downtown of Quesnel.
Police immediately responded and set up a perimeter and searched the downtown. Within several minutes, officers located the male and he was arrested without incident.
The RCMP would like to thank all those citizens who called 911 and continued to update the police on the location of the male.