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Timeline: Missing Wis. teen Jayme Closs' kidnapping, discovery; Suspect Jake Thomas Patterson's arrest

5 days ago   |   By ABC

These are the notable events in the disappearance and discovery of Jayme Closs, a 13-year-old Wisconsin girl who went missing after her parents were killed in the family home.
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Jayme Closs Kidnapping Suspect Identified, Charged With Murder

5 days ago   |   By Time

A Wisconsin man arrested in connection with the abduction of missing teen Jayme Closs and the murder of her parents is believed to have targeted the 13-year-old, who was found alive, authorities said Friday.
Jake Thomas Patterson, 21, was arrested on homicide and kidnapping charges, Douglas County Sheriff Thomas Dalbec said at a news conference Friday.
The arrest comes after Jayme was found alive on Thursday after she escaped from a home where she was being held and approached a woman who was walking her dog. The woman took Jayme to a neighbor whose house was nearby, who called the...
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Jayme Closs Update: Suspect Jake Patterson accused of kidnapping Wis. girl, murdering her parents

5 days ago   |   By ABC

A Wisconsin teenager missing for nearly three months after her parents were killed in the family home was found alive barely an hour's drive away.
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Sheriff IDs suspect in abduction of Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs and killing of her parents

5 days ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

Authorities say they have jailed a 21-year-old man on kidnapping and homicide charges in the October killing of a Wisconsin couple and abduction of their teen daughter, who was found alive. Douglas County Sheriff Thomas Dalbec said at a news conference Friday that Jake Thomas Patterson was arrested...
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Jake Thomas Patterson charged in Jayme Closs kidnapping

Jake Thomas Patterson charged in Jayme Closs kidnapping

5 days ago   |   By New York Post

A 21-year-old Wisconsin man has been charged in the kidnapping of 13-year-old Jayme Closs and the murders of her parents, authorities announced Friday, a day after the girl turned up safe after a three-month disappearance. Jake Thomas Patterson, of Gordon, was charged with two counts of first-degree intentional homicide and one count of kidnapping related...
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WATCH LIVE: Jayme Closs, teen missing since parents' double murder, found alive

5 days ago   |   By ABC

Police announced that 13-year-old Jayme Closs, who has been missing since her parents were found fatally shot in their home, is alive.
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Officials Update 13-year-old Wisconsin Girl Missing for 3 Months is Found Alive

5 days ago   |   By FOX News


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Jayme Closs Found Alive: Wisconsin Man, Wife, Dog-Walker Find Missing Girl

5 days ago   |   By FOX News

One of the people who encountered missing Wisconsin girl Jayme Closs described what happened Thursday, when the nationally-watched case came to a dramatic conclusion.
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