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January 14, 2019
Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald holds a picture of Jake Thomas Patterson, the suspect in the kidnapping of Jayme Closs and the murder of her parents, during Friday's news conference. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Criminal complaint details how Jayme Closs was kept under twin bed with weighted totes sealing her in
January 14, 2019 - 3:10pm
The house that Jake Patterson held Jayme Closs in sits empty on Monday afternoon, Jan. 14, in Gordon, Wis. Jed Carlson / Forum News Service
Charges: Jake Patterson targeted Jayme Closs after seeing her get on school bus
January 14, 2019 - 2:33pm
January 12, 2019
Jayme Closs (Photos courtesy of Barron County Sheriff's Office)
The next challenge for Jayme Closs: Recovery from ordeal will be difficult, mental health experts say
January 12, 2019 - 4:50pm
January 11, 2019
Jake Thomas Patterson is a suspect in the Jayme Closs disappearance. Barron County Sheriff's Departmentplay button
Sheriff: Closs ‘targeted’ by 21-year-old suspect with no clear ties to her family
January 11, 2019 - 8:41pm
Jayme Closs
Eyewitness, law enforcement recount moments after Closs was found alive
January 11, 2019 - 11:08am
January 10, 2019
Dashon Bonnell, left, and Anthony Howson.
2 men, teen girl charged with murder, kidnapping, robbery in fatal Mesabi Trail shooting
January 10, 2019 - 6:20pm
January 8, 2019
Thomas Barker, Steven Powers and Joshua Holby
Second man sentenced for central Minnesota kidnapping
January 8, 2019 - 5:42pm
December 18, 2018
Willmar man makes guilty plea covering three crimes
December 18, 2018 - 8:12pm
November 30, 2018
Thomas Barker
Minnesota girl tells kidnapper 'I think you're sick' as judge hands down sentence
November 30, 2018 - 3:48pm
Willmar woman pleads guilty to reduced charge in kidnapping case
November 30, 2018 - 10:25am
November 29, 2018
Izetta Cooley
Northwest Minn. mom charged with kidnapping her own children reaches plea agreement
November 29, 2018 - 8:00pm
November 21, 2018
Thomas Barker, Steven Powers and Joshua Holby
Third man pleads guilty in central Minn. kidnapping case
November 21, 2018 - 5:34pm
October 29, 2018
William Hoehn awaits sentencing on Monday, Oct. 29, in Cass County District Court in Fargo, N.D. Cass County District Judge Tom Olson ruled at Monday's sentencing that Hoehn is a dangerous offender, which enhanced Hoehn’s maximum potential sentence to life in prison. Hoehn was ordered to spend life in prison with the chance of parole for his involvement in the kidnapping of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind’s baby. Ann Arbor Miller / Forum News Service
Accomplice sentenced for his role in kidnapping of baby ripped from Fargo woman's womb
October 29, 2018 - 10:59pm
Anthony Randklev
Minnesota deputy cleared in August shooting that involved kidnapping suspect
October 29, 2018 - 5:57pm
October 17, 2018
Frank Kaiser
Thief River Falls man accused of kidnapping woman from Walmart parking lot
October 17, 2018 - 5:08pm
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