KITCHENER -- Waterloo regional police have a man in custody after a call about person seen carrying a firearm.

According to police, the call came in at 9:20 p.m. from the area of Queen Street and Church Street in downtown Kitchener.

The call was for a man carrying what appeared to be a rifle.

Police found the suspect, who was in possession of a pellet gun.

According to police, he was arrested without incident.

A 62-year-old man faces several weapons related charges and was held overnight on bail.