Tara Simpson Lamer, 35, of Campbellsville, was killed at this home, located at 409 Taylor Boulevard, at approximately 4 a.m. Saturday. Police have arrested Rocky T. Ashby, 36, and charged him with her murder, as well as other crimes. He is lodged in the Taylor County Detention Center on $1 million bond.
Woman murdered Saturday

A man was arrested Saturday evening in Shelby County in connection with the reported murder of a Campbellsville woman.

Rocky T. Ashby, 36, was arrested for the murder of Tara Simpson Lamer, 35, according to Campbellsville Police Department reports.

Aside from the murder charge, he also stands accused of first-degree burglary and fourth-degree domestic assault with minor injury. Those charges
date back to a reported incident in May.