Elk Point RCMP are searching for a suspect after a robbery at a local motel had three schools on hold and secure. Police say on Thursday afternoon they were called to the Elk Point RV Motel after a man entered the business carrying what is believed to be a knife and mace.

The man got away with some money. Mounties say he was in disguise during the ordeal. Three local schools were on hold and secure orders as a precaution. Those schools are now running as normal.

The suspect is described as:

· Caucasian male

· 6’0 feet

· Wearing blue jeans and blue sweater

Police are asking anyone who may know who he is to call 780-724-3964 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.