Authorities still searching for missing Wisconsin girl

Larry Hoffman
October 22, 2018

Someone inside the home called 911 from a cellphone during the crime but that person did not interact with dispatch.

"An entire state has been racked with Jayme's disappearance, and the death of her parents", Wisconsin state Attorney General Brad Schimel said in a statement.

Local authorities have said investigators do not believe she ran away and they don't consider her a suspect.

The girl, who was immediately ruled out as a suspect and runaway, was missing by the time deputies arrived just four minutes later. Relatives of Jayme told CBS News the front door to the house was shot in.

Since Monday authorities have received over 1,000 tips and conducted hundreds of interviews in the search for Jayme, Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said Friday.

In her post, Seara reminded her cousin that her family - including her slain parents - love her dearly. "We want to thank the businesses that have kept our team fed and highlighted through this 24/7 operation", said Sheriff Fitzgerald.

'Is it a random attack or a targeted attack? "I don't know that answer - that is why those leads are so important", Fitzgerald said earlier this week.

Police in Miami said they received a report from someone who believed they saw Jayme in their area Monday afternoon in a black Ford Explorer with a possible Wisconsin plate of I60WER.

Dozens of volunteers took part in a search Thursday for possible clues in the search for missing 13-year-old Jayme Closs.

He implored the public to share any suspicions, including any behavioral changes in people they know, no matter how small.

The Sheriff's Department responded to a 911 call from a cell phone at 1268 Highway 8 at about 1 a.m. Monday.

No gun was found at the scene but autopsies confirmed that Jayme's parents had been fatally shot.

Dispatch logs show multiple shots were fired in the home of a northwestern Wisconsin girl who vanished after her parents were found dead inside the house.

Seara Closs said she wishes she were the one endangered, not her cousin Jayme.

More than 100 local and state Federal Bureau of Investigation agents have been working on the case, and officials say hundreds of tips have come in from the community and people around the country.

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