MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The man accused of kidnapping Jayme Closs and murdering her parents will be back in court next week.

Jayme Closs (credit: GoFundMe)

Jake Patterson, 21, faces homicide, kidnapping and burglary charges in Barron County.

Closs, 13, was kidnapped in October and held captive for 88 days before escaping.

Jayme Closs and a relative (credit: GoFundMe)

A new picture was shared on Jayme’s GoFundMe page this week — which has grown to more than $45,000. There’s also a new post thanking everyone for their love and support. It says, “It’s the best feeling ever to see Jayme smiling and laughing.”

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  1. Jake looks too pretty. Can someone please give him a good old fashion beat down.