- Associated Press - Wednesday, September 2, 2015

NEW HAMPTON, Iowa (AP) - A northeast Iowa man arrested after an armed standoff with officers has pleaded not guilty to a kidnapping charge.

The Mason City Globe Gazette reports (https://bit.ly/1Vw1hL1 ) that 35-year-old Landon Riley, of Fredericksburg, is scheduled to go on trial Oct. 28 in Chickasaw County District Court. He was arrested on Aug. 11 in Fredericksburg.

Authorities say officers responding to a call about a domestic incident found Riley pointing a gun at someone’s head and threatening to kill the person. Riley was peacefully arrested after a brief standoff with the officers.

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Information from: Globe Gazette, https://www.globegazette.com/

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