• Jayme Closs was found alive after three months. Here are 9 other kidnapped children who were saved

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Jayme Closs was found on January 11, 2019, after going missing in October 2018.
    Even though it's rare, Closs isn't the first missing child to reappear after getting abducted.
    Jayme Closs' parents were found dead in their home on October 15, 2018 - their 13-year-old daughter Jayme was nowhere to be found.
    She was found three months later over an hour away from home. She approached a woman walking her dog and was eventually able to get in contact with the police.
    While many missing people, tragically, stay missing or are presumed dead, sometimes they reappear after a few weeks, months, or...
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  • The man suspected of kidnapping Jayme Closs killed her parents so he could get to her, investigators say

    The man suspected of kidnapping Jayme Closs killed her parents so he could get to her, investigators say

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Police said 21-year-old Jake Thomas Patterson killed Jayme Closs' parents in order to kidnap her.
    Barron County Sheriff Christopher Fitzgerald said though it appears Patterson was specifically targeting Closs, there was no indication he knew or had interacted with the family.
    Fitzgerald said Patterson, who was charged with murder and kidnapping, had taken steps to shift his identity before the crime, including a haircut to ensure he wouldn't leave behind physical evidence.
    Police said Friday they believe 21-year-old Jake Thomas Patterson killed 13-year-old Jayme Closs ' parents in order to...
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