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WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders

The man who pleaded guilty to kidnapping Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs after killing her parents last fall is due to be sentenced at a hearing Friday, May 24.

Jake Patterson faces life in prison. Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said Closs' family is expected to give a statement at the sentencing.

The sentencing and statements will be streaming here live at 1:35 p.m. courtesy of Minnesota Public Radio.

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