AUGUSTA – A Kennebec County Grand Jury has also handed down a long list of indictments.
Among those facing charges is Sally Costello, 61, who’s accused of shooting her husband in Readfield. She has been indicted on a charge of elevated aggravated assault for the May shooting of Hugh Costello, 81, while he sat on a deck outside their home.
Police said there had been a history of domestic disturbances the home before the alleged crime happened.
A Benton man has also been indicted on child pornography charges. Michael Hood, 30, is facing numerous charges of possessing sexually explicit materials depicting children under the age of 12. Authorities say they found thousands of images of the material on hood’s computer after raiding his home.