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Missing Wisconsin Girl Found Alive

Posted at 9:13 PM, Jan 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-11 05:05:46-05

BARRON COUNTY, Wis. (LEX 18/ AP) — Missing Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs, who was apparently abducted after her parents were found fatally shot, has been found alive.

According to the Barron County, Wisconsin Sheriff’s Department Facebook page, 13-year-old Jayme was located Thursday evening. A suspect was taken into custody shortly after. The sheriff’s office said that they do not have any other details at this time and the investigation is very “fluid and active.”

There will be a news conference Friday.

Jayme Closs had been missing since October 15, 2018. Her parents, James and Denise Closs, were found shot in their home.

The investigation resulted in thousands of tips and countless hours searching for Jayme.

Jayme Closs has been locatedOn Thursday evening the Barron County Sheriff’s Department was notified by the Douglas CO…

Posted by Barron County Sheriff's Department on Thursday, January 10, 2019