WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) - A man arrested after a standoff with North Smithfield Police is being held at the ACI.
44-year old Brian Mellor appeared in Kent County District Court Thursday morning.
He's charged with domestic felony assault with a firearm for allegedly holding a gun to his mother's head.
Mellor pleaded not guilty. He's being held on $75,000 surety bail and has been ordered to undergo a mental health evaluation.
Mellor is expected to be back in court later this month.