Man sought in Peshtigo death located, victim named
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PESHTIGO, Wis. (AP) -- Police say a man sought in connection with a death investigation in Peshtigo has been taken into custody.
Authorities were looking for a 48-year-old Peshtigo man as a `person of interest' in the investigation. He was taken into custody Sunday night.
The state Department of Justice says the man was in a relationship with the victim at the time of her death. The woman was identified Monday as 45-year-old Patricia Waschbisch of Peshtigo.
The Justice Department says investigators are treating her death as a homicide.
More information was expected to be released at a news conference Tuesday morning.