A man in Conception Bay South was charged with weapons offences Sunday evening after police received a call about threats being made.

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary responded to a call that someone was making threats in the Venice Heights area of Foxtrap.

Police arrested and charged a man, 25, with uttering threats, possession of a firearm and careless use of a firearm.

The man was detained overnight in the lockup for a Monday court appearance.