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Shopping City in Runcorn was evacuated at around 5pm on Hot shot Redhill following reports of a man brandishing a large bladed weapon.
The terrifying incident resulted in some shoppers Massage Edinburgh west Edinburgh escorted out of the building, while others were locked inside shops for their own safety.
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No threats to the public were made during the incident but many were kept inside the building while police worked at the scene. The man currently remains in custody.
The shopping centre remained closed as a result of the incident last night but the ECHO understands it will be reopening as usual at 10am on Sunday. A spokesperson for Cheshire Police said: "At 5pm on Saturday, 14 September police were called following reports of a man brandishing a large bladed weapon at Shopping City in Halton Lea, Runcorn.