A new criminal complaint offers the most detailed accounting yet of how 13-year-old Jayme Closs was abducted from her Wisconsin home and held captive for three months after an intruder killed both of her parents.

The man charged in the case, Jake Thomas Patterson, is accused of hiding her in a 2½-foot space under his bed for hours at a time, warning her that if she tried to flee “bad things would happen.”

The complaint filed Monday says Patterson kept Jayme trapped in his remote cabin. Finally last week, she mustered up the courage to escape. Police say she fled the cabin and found a neighbor who called 911.

Patterson was arrested minutes later and charged on Monday. The complaint says he did not know Jayme but saw her get on a school bus one day and decided he would take her. His motivation remains unknown.

In this image made from a pool video by KSTP-TV, Jake Thomas Patterson, 21, who is accused of abducting 13-year-old Jayme Closs and holding her captive for three months, makes his initial court appearance Monday, Jan 14, 2019, via video feed from the Barron County jail during his bond hearing in Barron, Wis. (KSTP-TV via AP, Pool)
In this image made from a pool video by KSTP-TV, Jake Thomas Patterson, 21, who is accused of abducting 13-year-old Jayme Closs and holding her captive for three months, makes his initial court appearance Monday, Jan 14, 2019, via video feed from the Barron County jail during his bond hearing in Barron, Wis. (KSTP-TV via AP, Pool)
Barron County District Attorney Brian Wright listens during the initial court appearance for Jake Thomas Patterson at the Barron County Justice Center in Barron, Wis. (Adam Wesley/The Post-Crescent via AP, Pool)
Barron County District Attorney Brian Wright listens during the initial court appearance for Jake Thomas Patterson at the Barron County Justice Center in Barron, Wis. (Adam Wesley/The Post-Crescent via AP, Pool)
Judge James Babler listens to the defense attorney Charles Glynn at the initial court appearance for Jake Thomas Patterson at the Barron County Justice Center in Barron, Wis. (Adam Wesley/The Post-Crescent via AP, Pool)
Judge James Babler listens to the defense attorney Charles Glynn at the initial court appearance for Jake Thomas Patterson at the Barron County Justice Center in Barron, Wis. (Adam Wesley/The Post-Crescent via AP, Pool)
Jake Thomas Patterson makes his first appearance on video before Judge James Babler at the Barron County Justice Center in Barron, Wis. (Adam Wesley/The Post-Crescent via AP, Pool)
Jake Thomas Patterson makes his first appearance on video before Judge James Babler at the Barron County Justice Center in Barron, Wis. (Adam Wesley/The Post-Crescent via AP, Pool)
Jake Thomas Patterson makes his first appearance on video before Judge James Babler at the Barron County Justice Center in Barron, Wis. (Adam Wesley/The Post-Crescent via AP, Pool)
Jake Thomas Patterson makes his first appearance on video before Judge James Babler at the Barron County Justice Center in Barron, Wis. (Adam Wesley/The Post-Crescent via AP, Pool)
Sue Allard, Jayme Closs' aunt, enters the courtroom with family members where Jake T. Patterson 21, was formally charged with  two counts of first-degree intentional homicide, one count of kidnapping and one count of armed burglary in the abduction of Jayme Closs, 13, at the Barron County Circuit Court Monday, January 14, 2019 in Barron, Wisconsin. (Jerry Holt/Star Tribune via AP)
Sue Allard, Jayme Closs’ aunt, enters the courtroom with family members where Jake T. Patterson 21, was formally charged with two counts of first-degree intentional homicide, one count of kidnapping and one count of armed burglary in the abduction of Jayme Closs, 13, at the Barron County Circuit Court Monday, January 14, 2019 in Barron, Wisconsin. (Jerry Holt/Star Tribune via AP)
A Wisconsin judge has set bail at $5 million for the suspect in the abduction of 13-year-old Jayme Closs and the killing of her two parents. (Jan. 14)
A Wisconsin judge has set bail at $5 million for the suspect in the abduction of 13-year-old Jayme Closs and the killing of her two parents. (Jan. 14)
The aunts of Jayme Closs, a 13-year-old Wisconsin girl who escaped after being held against her will for three weeks, are praising her strength and courage. (Jan. 14)
The aunts of Jayme Closs, a 13-year-old Wisconsin girl who escaped after being held against her will for three weeks, are praising her strength and courage. (Jan. 14)

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