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Person of interest identified in Mazomanie homicide

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MAZOMANIE (WKOW) -- The Dane County Sheriff's Office has identified a person of interest in the Mazomanie homicide investigation.

They say 43-year-old Cheryl Gilberg was found deceased by a family member in her home on Scott Street Sunday night. 

The person of interest is 39-year-old Phillip Byrd, of Janesville.  Byrd is currently being held on other charges in the Rock County Jail. 

The Dane County Sheriff's Office encourages those with any information related to this investigation to call the tip line at 608-284-6900.

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