MARINETTE, WI (WTAQ) - The boyfriend of a Peshtigo murder victim has now been formally charged.
48-year-old Brent Kaempf is facing one count of first-degree intentional homicide.
According to a criminal complaint filed Wednesday, Kaempf stabbed his girlfriend Patricia Waschbisch to death at her home in Peshtigo over the weekend. He then fled south, where he was arrested by a Wauwatosa police officer early Monday morning.
Kaempf is currently being held in Marinette County jail.
He is scheduled to appear in court Thursday morning.