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UPDATE: Teen missing after parents found shot to death in Barron County

UPDATE (WQOW) – Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald told News 18 the two deceased adults are the parents of the missing 13-year-old, Jayme Closs.

Fitzgerald said they were killed by gunshots and their teenage daughter is not a suspect. He said finding Jayme is the department’s main focus right now. Fitzgerald said they believe she is in danger and is likely scared. He called the home a “violent crime scene.”

According to Fitzgerald, deputies had never been called to the parent’s house before.

Barron County (WQOW) – Two adults are dead and a 13-year-old girl is missing in Barron County.

According to the Barron County Sheriff’s Department, they received a call from someone asking for help at 1268 Highway 8 shortly before 1 a.m. Monday.

When deputies arrived, they found two adults dead. A 13-year-old girl was missing from the residence and is considered missing and endangered.

WQOW Staff

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