Halifax police was dispatched to a residence in the 400-blk of Market Street for an active domestic. Upon arrival police learned that the defendant, Jesse R. PEIFFER, 24, of Halifax was confronted by his mother where she had accused him of using heroin while sitting inside a car parked outside her house. During the course of the argument PEIFFER learned that the police were being called and fled the area on foot. Laying in plain view in the vehicle was a hypodermic needle and empty heroin packets. A charge of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia was filed against PEIFFER with district court 12-3-02.