• Jayme Closs Case Means 'Never Lose Hope,' Says National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

    5 monthes ago - By Celebrity Babies

    When Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs was found Thursday after escaping the man who allegedly abducted her three months ago, the people at the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children reacted with relief - and tears.
    “We were just so happy,” the NCMEC's media director, Angeline Hartmann, tells PEOPLE. “We were crying, high fiving, falling on the floor. We're so excited.”
    Hartmann tells PEOPLE that the non-profit organization was growing concerned that the media coverage on the case had waned. “That happens,” she says. “And that can be very dangerous. We want people to keep this in the...
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  • Elizabeth Smart Rejoices After Jayme Closs Is Found Alive: 'What a Miracle'

    5 monthes ago - By Celebrity Babies

    Elizabeth Smart was “thrilled” to hear that missing teen Jayme Closs has been found .
    “What a miracle!!!” Smart, 31, who endured nine months in captivity after being abducted from her Salt Lake City home in 2002, wrote on Instagram.
    “What has been such a heart-wrenching tragedy finally has some happiness in the story,” Smart continued. “I'm praying for Jayme and all her family that they can have a joyous reunion and as the rest of the country celebrates alongside this happy occasion we are all mindful to give the family their space and privacy on their road to finding a new sense of normal...
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