Judge Throws Book At Jayme Closs's Kidnapper

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Published on May 24, 2019 - Duration: 00:34s

Judge Throws Book At Jayme Closs's Kidnapper

A 21-year-old Wisconsin man was sentenced to prison for life Friday, for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents.

According to Newser, Jake Patterson pleaded guilty in March to two counts of intentional homicide and one count of kidnapping.

The case mystified authorities for months until the girl made a daring escape from the remote cabin where she was held for 88 days.

In a statement read in court, Jayme said Patterson "thought that he could own me, but he's wrong.

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