UPDATE: Officers find truck connected to Campbellsville homicide

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) –  Police say a truck stolen by a murder suspect in Campbellsville has been found.

36-year-old Ricky Ashby was wanted for a homicide that happened in Campbellsville on Saturday morning.

Officers say they found the body of  27-year-old Tara Simpson Lamer at a home.

Police located Ashby later that evening.

After the murder, police believe Ashby stole a truck.


7/16/16 9:37 p.m.

A man wanted for murder in Taylor County has been arrested.

Officers say he’s Rocky Ashby, 36. He was wanted in connection with a homicide that happened Saturday morning in Campbellsville. That’s where officers say they found the body of Tara Simpson Lamer, 27. After the crime, police believe Ashby stole a red 1996 pickup. Officers continue to look for that truck.

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