Convicted Tulsa Murderer Found Dead In Her Jail Cell


Tuesday, October 25th 2016, 6:56 am
By: News 9


A Tulsa, Oklahoma, woman convicted in her husband's death has been found dead inside her jail cell. 

Amber Hilberling was convicted of murdering her husband back in 2013. The Department of Corrections confirm she was found dead at the Mabel Basset Correctional Center in McLoud, Monday evening.

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Hilberling was sentenced to 25 years for second degree murder for pushing Josh Hilberling out of a high-rise window in Tulsa.

Her death is under investigation by the DOC Inspector General and the official cause is still to be determined.

However, a source inside Mabel Basset who identified themselves as a prison official, said Hilberling was found hanging in her jail cell in an apparent suicide.

News9.com will keep you updated as more information becomes available.