MADISON (WKOW) -- 40-year-old Phillip Byrd has pleaded guilty in the death of his former girlfriend.
Prosecutors charged Byrd with first-degree intentional homicide in April in the February death of 43-year-old Cheryl Gilberg.
In court on Thursday, Byrd pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of second-degree intentional homicide in a deal with prosecutors.
The charge carries a maximum penalty of 60 years in prison.
MADISON (WKOW) -- A Massachusetts man is set to make a plea Thursday in the homicide of his former girlfriend in Mazomanie.
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