Fugitive Accused of Shooting Victim During Armed Robbery Located by Kentucky State Police in Rockcastle County, Kentucky

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Mount Vernon, KY - The Kentucky State Police (KSP) is reporting that on Monday, September 12, 2022, KSP Troopers located and arrested Woodrow Lamb, 45 of Mt. Vernon, Kentucky in the Livingston Community of Rockcastle County. Lamb was lodged in the Rockcastle County Detention Center.

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Charges include:

  • Five (5) counts of Robbery 1st Degree
  • Four (4) counts of Possession of Handgun by Convicted Felon
  • Two (2) counts of Burglary 1st Degree
  • One (1) count of Assault 1st Degree
  • One (1) count of Assault 2nd Degree

Attached photo courtesy of the Rockcastle County Detention Center

Original News Release below:

Mount Vernon, KY - (January-31, 2022) – On January 30, 2022, approximately 11:30 pm, Rockcastle 911 requested Kentucky State Police Post 11 London to investigate an armed robbery.

Preliminary investigation reveals that subject Woodrow Lamb, 44 of Mt. Vernon entered a residence on Reverend Green Loop Road around 11:30 pm Sunday night and shot Damien R. Madden, 66 of Mt. Vernon. Lamb left the scene in a two-door gray Toyota Scion. KY tag 008-PRC. The victim Damien Madden was taken to the Rockcastle Regional Hospital by Rockcastle EMS and is being treated for non-life injuries.

Kentucky State Police are requesting assistance in locating Woodrow Lamb who is considered armed and dangerous. Lamb is described as a white male, 5’8 tall and weighing approximately 190 pounds with green eyes. If you see Lamb or know of his whereabouts, please call 911 or Kentucky State Police Post 11 London at 606-878-6622 or toll free 1-800-222-5555. Callers may remain anonymous.

Detective Ryan Loudermilk and Detective James Royal is continuing the investigation. Kentucky State Police personal assisted him at the scene and Mt. Vernon Police Department and Rockcastle EMS.


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