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Accused Closs Kidnapper Jake Patterson Calls WCCO's Jennifer Mayerle

3 days ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Five months ago this Friday, Jayme Closs was kidnapped from her home in Barron, Wisconsin after both her parents were killed.
On Friday, the man accused of committing the killings and subsequent kidnapping reached out to WCCO reporter Jennifer Mayerle.
Mayerle wrote to Jake Patterson in the Polk County Jail. She sent a letter asking questions about the case, if he'll plead guilty and what he'd want to say to Jayme and her family.
On Friday, Mayerle received a call on her cell phone, on the number she gave Patterson. During that call, Patterson answered “of course” when...
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