A Detroit Lakes motel was evacuated Sunday night after a Dent man said he had a gun and threatened to shoot officers.
The Becker County Sheriff's Office was trying to pick up the 49-year-old man around 7:30 p.m. at the 59er Motel at 19389 Frontage Road on a harassment restraining order violation out of Otter Tail County.
Several agencies were called in and officers were able to talk the man down before SWAT arrived.
No weapon was found, police said.
The man, who hasn’t been identified, was arrested and faces potential terrorizing charges. More details are expected later Monday.