Four Men Indicted in Brutal Beating of Two Men in Howland 

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.