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Kentucky Death Row Inmate Donald Johnson

Donald Johnson - Age 22 at the time

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Donald Johnson was sentenced to death on October 1, 1997, in Floyd County for the stabbing death of Helen Madden.

Ms. Madden’s body was found on 11/30/89 at the Bright and Clean Laundry in Hazard where she was employed. It was determined that she had also been sexually assaulted.

Johnson was arrested on December 1, 1989 and charged with murder, robbery and burglary. The sexaul assault charge was added later.

Victims:

  • Helen Madden

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