Court orders psychiatric evaluation for man charged in murder of 7 year old

Court orders psychiatric evaluation for man charged in murder of 7 year old
Timothy Madden Source: Doug Druschke, WAVE 3 News

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (WAVE) - The man accused of the rape and murder of a Southern Kentucky girl will soon undergo a psychiatric evaluation.

Gabbi Doolin (Source: Family photo)
Gabbi Doolin (Source: Family photo)

The body of Gabbi Doolin, 7, was found in a creek near Allen County-Scottsville High School on November 14, 2015. She had been attending her brother’s youth football game when she disappeared.

Kentucky State Police arrested Timothy Madden, now 42, six days later.

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Even though Madden has already been found competent to stand trial, a judge ordered him to undergo a mental evaluation on August 1.

Madden’s trial is set to begin in September 4 in Hardin County. A pretrial conference scheduled for August 9 in Elizabethtown has been cancelled and rescheduled for August 7 in Allen County.

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