Peshtigo man questioned in girlfriend's death

Apr 30, 2013

PESHTIGO, WI (AP)--   Police say a man sought in connection with a death investigation in Peshtigo, Wisconsin has been taken into custody.  

Brent Kaempf

Authorities were looking for Brent Kaempf, 48, of Peshtigo as a “person of interest” in the investigation.  He was taken into custody Sunday night.

The state Department of Justice says Kaempf was in a relationship with the victim at the time of her death.  She was identified Monday as Patricia Waschbisch, 45, of Peshtigo.

The Justice Department says investigators are treating her death as a homicide.