In a packed courtroom on Wednesday afternoon, Jake Patterson pleaded guilty to killing James and Denise Closs and kidnapping their daughter Jayme.
The woman police say is behind a prostitution and human trafficking operation in Eau Claire was in court and formally charged on Thursday.
An Eau Claire man accused in a slew of sex crimes will spend time behind bars.
The data shows Wisconsin has 436 sex offenders per 100,000 people.
Police said Daniel Scribner, 49, inappropriately touched the 13-year-old girl in a hot tub at Waters of Minocqua Resort on June 16.
An Eau Claire man accused of robbing a tobacco store at gunpoint has reached a deal with prosecutors.
A registered sex offender will spend time behind bars for sexually assaulting a boy in a restaurant restroom.
A Colfax man convicted of sexually assaulting a girl will spend more than two decades behind bars.
The man accused of breaking into the Closs home and stealing some of 13-year-old Jayme’s clothes while she was missing has agreed to a plea deal.
A Ladysmith man, who was out of jail on bail, is facing 46 years in prison for allegedly sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl at least six times in Eau Claire County.
An Altoona man is facing child neglect charges after four children tested positive for meth.
The Menomonie man accused of killing his roommate by shooting him with a crossbow and then cutting his throat will enter a plea to the charges next month.
The Eau Claire County man accused of pointing a gun at his brother during a dispute over grilling hot dogs is now facing a new gun-related charge.
STORMTRACKER 18 WEATHER
Eau Claire saw the high end of everything summer can bring Friday, but compare that to the low end that we experienced this winter in terms of both snow and extreme cold, and it’s apparent that we suffer through all types of weather in Western Wisconsin!