Suspect named in US kidnap girl case

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Police have named a suspect in the case of a 13-year-old Wisconsin girl who was kidnapped in October after her parents were murdered.

Jake Thomas Patterson, 21, is being held on two counts of first-degree homicide and one count of kidnapping, police said on Friday.

Jayme Closs was located on Thursday evening and is to be reunited with her family, said police.

Police believe the 13-year-old was the suspect’s “only target”.

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