Four Men Indicted in Brutal Beating of Two Men in Howland

Catherine Pegram

Updated 2 years ago

The penobscot County Grand Jury indicted four men Wednesday accused of brutually beating up two other men in Howland. The four men – Charles Gardner and Henry McKinnon, as well as Henry’s brother, John McKinnon, and Brandon Summerson – are charged with aggravated assault.Gardner also faces two counts of elevated aggravated assault. Authorities say both victims had numerous broken bones and other injuries from the incident in August.