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Police presence on Muskoday First Nation results in 2 arrests

A file photo of an RCMP cruiser. (Sean Amato/CTV News Edmonton) A file photo of an RCMP cruiser. (Sean Amato/CTV News Edmonton)
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Saskatchewan RCMP say two people have been arrested in a rural area off Highway 3 near Muskoday First Nation.

Highway 3 west was closed on Thursday evening in connection with an ongoing investigation. In an update just after midnight Friday, RCMP said a police presence in the area will continue as a follow-up investigation continues.

"There is no increased risk to public safety identified," police said in a news release. "If this changes, we will notify the public immediately."

Police say further updates will be provided when possible.

The Muskoday First Nation is located southeast of Prince Albert.

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