SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – An armed man entered a business in north Highland threatening to harm himself Thursday afternoon, according to Shreveport police.

Shreveport police say the man entered a Walgreens located at the corner of N. Market Street and Ravendale around 1 p.m. armed with a knife and was threatening to harm himself.

Customers and employees were evacuated from the store.

Police say the man was escorted out of the building unharmed at 2:30 p.m.