Woman Accused Of Murder Is In The Hospital

The southern Kentucky woman charged with murder in the death of her grandfather is in the hospital after police say she tried to hang herself.

Officers say they found 25-year-old Amanda Vaughn hanging in her cell.

Vaughn is accused of killing 78-year-old Tommy Taylor in May, 2006.

Vaughn was flown to the U.K. Medical Center where she is in stable condition.


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  • by Anonymous Location: London on Dec 18, 2007 at 04:37 PM
    I know the grandmother of her kids. She is trying to adopt them. It is sad what the whole family has been through.
  • by Shirley Location: London on Dec 18, 2007 at 05:41 AM
    This is one of the saddest situations! The great grandmother has custody of the woman's children... and their Mom killed the great-grandmother's husband

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