GARNER, Iowa – A man accused of pointing a gun at a woman and children is pleading not guilty.
Scott William Hennings, 52 of Garner, is charged with domestic abuse assault while displaying a weapon, an aggravated misdemeanor. Seven law enforcement agencies were called to Hennings’ home on the evening of May 4. Authorities say after a financial dispute, Hennings got a black handgun and pointed it at the woman and children and ordered them to get out of his house.
Law enforcement surrounded Hennings home just after 9 pm and he was arrested a little after 10:30 pm.
A trial is now set to begin on July 11.