KSP investigates Saturday night shooting in Rockcastle


The Kentucky State Police, Post 11 London is investigating a shooting incident that took place on Three Oaks Road in Rockcastle County at approximately 8:45 PM on Saturday February 19, 2022.

 KSP states the preliminary investigation reveals that Rockcastle County 911 was notified of a neighbor dispute complaint involving Donnie R. Lamb, 57, of Mt. Vernon and his neighbor George W. Davis, 74, of Mt. Vernon. During the investigation, it was determined Donnie Lamb, shot his neighbor Davis once in the chest. Davis was taken by Rockcastle EMS to a landing zone in the Round Stone area of Rockcastle County before being flown to the University of Kentucky Medical Center with non-life threating injuries.

Donnie Lamb was arrested and charged with Assault 1st. He was taken to the Rockcastle Detention Center.

The investigation is continuing by Post 11 Trooper Cory Jones. He was assisted at the scene by Post 11 personnel, Rockcastle Sherriff’s Office, Mount Vernon Police Department, Brodhead Police Department, Livingston Police Department, Rockcastle EMS and PHI.