At 12:20 p.m., police received a call of a man with a firearm in a parked vehicle in the 3600 Block of Dutch Village Road in Halifax. The responding officers quickly located the vehicle and apprehended a sleeping suspect. The vehicle was searched and a handgun was recovered. Upon closer examination the firearm in question turned out to be pellet gun type pistol. The 40-year-old Halifax man was later released from custody without charge.