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Students at an elementary school in Savage sheltered-in-place Friday afternoon while police investigated a man reportedly sunbathing on the roof. 

According to the Savage Police Department, officers responded to Redtail Ridge Elementary School at 1:19 p.m. on Friday on reports of a suspicious person on the roof. 

Students remained in their classrooms and continued learning during shelter-in-place protocols, which lasted approximately a half hour, according to the Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools District. 

Upon arrival, police say they found a man sunbathing and reading a book who said he was "trying to tan and relax". 

The man was cited and trespassed from the school property, according to police. 

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