Jayme Closs

Jayme Closs is back home
Healing for Jayme Closs
WCCO Radio Newsroom
May 24, 2019 - 3:36 pm
A judge sentenced Jake Patterson, the Wisconsin man who kidnapped Jayme Closs and murdered her parents, to life without the possibility of parole on Friday. Patterson held Closs captive in his Gordon, Wisconsin home for 88 days before she was able to escape and find help. Closs was not in the court...
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Barron County Sheriff's Department
March 27, 2019 - 5:16 am
The man accused of kidnapping Jayme Closs and murdering her parents last October in Barron, Wis., is due back in court for his arraignment Wednesday. Jake Patterson is charged with two counts of first-degree intentional homicide, kidnapping and armed burglary. Patterson is accused of kidnapping of...
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Barron County Sheriff's Department
Sloane Martin
February 06, 2019 - 12:22 pm
The man accused of kidnapping Jayme Closs and murdering her parents has waived his right to a preliminary hearing. Jake Patterson returns to court. WCCO's Sloane Martin reports. Appearing in an orange prison jumpsuit, 21-year-old Jake Patterson spoke briefly - giving yes and no answers - at a court...
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Jayme Closs is back home
Healing for Jayme Closs
Edgar Linares
January 25, 2019 - 8:04 pm
No charges will be filed in Douglas County Wisconsin in the Jayme Closs case. A Statement from Douglas County District Attorney, Mark Fruehauf released Friday said: “A prosecutor's decision whether to file criminal charges involves the consideration of multiple factors, including the existence of...
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Adam Carter
January 23, 2019 - 5:37 pm
Minnesota-based Jennie-O is donating it's share of the reward money in the Jayme Closs case to Jayme herself. Jennie-O to donate $25K reward to Jayme Closs - Adam Carter reports The company, which is based in Willmar and is a subsidiary of Hormel Foods, made the announcement Wednesday that it would...
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Barron County Sheriff's Office
Jared Goyette
January 15, 2019 - 1:05 pm
Attorney Mike Padden joined Cory Hepola Tuesday on WCCO to analyze the criminal complaint against Jake Patterson and what could come next as the legal process continues. "This was a guy who really got lucky," Padden said after reading the details of how Patterson evaded police with Jayme Closs on...
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