Chris Gramstrump, the family’s lawyer ad litem read a letter written by Jayme Closs during Jake Patterson’s sentencing.
Jake Patterson will be sentenced on Friday for killing James and Denise Closs and abducting their daughter Jayme.
The Barron community that has undergone so much hardship in the last few months is planning an event to help residents heal.
It was three weeks ago the 13-year-old escaped her parent’s killer after 88 days of being held hostage.
New documentation filed in Barron County Tuesday shows authorities have examined call logs, photos and videos stored on the cellphone of the man accused of kidnapping Jayme Closs and murdering her parents.
Any new charges in Douglas County would be for crimes committed in that county.
Hormel Foods, the parent company of Jennie-O, said it’ll donate the $25,000 it had offered in reward money for information leading to Jayme Closs directly to the 13-year-old girl.
Jake Patterson, the man charged with kidnapping Barron County teen Jayme Closs and killing her parents, reportedly held a Christmas gathering while Closs was hidden in the same home.
This week, the family picked up packages and letters sent to the teen who escaped her kidnapper on January 10.
Closs’ case has captured national attention, and the magazine talks with her relatives about Jayme’s first days at home after escaping her alleged kidnapper, Jake Patterson.
Attorneys for a man accused of kidnapping a Wisconsin teenager and killing her parents are acknowledging his confession could present a problem in his defense.
Authorities are deciding what to do with a $50,000 reward for information about 13-year-old Jayme Closs, after the couple who called 911 after Closs was found said they do not want the reward.
Jayme Comes Home!
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Dewpoints will climb into the 60s toward the end of the week, which will make it feel more uncomfortable for many people.