Convicted Washington County killer dies in prison

A 26-year-old former Warren Township man died Tuesday in an Ohio prison.

Noal Quattlebuam was serving a sentence of 15 years to life in the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville for the 2008 murder of his live-in girlfriend, Amber L. Wesley, 21, whom he strangled.

A prison official confirmed the death to The Marietta Times Wednesday and said it is believed to have been a suicide by hanging.

See Thursday’s edition of The Marietta Times for a complete story.