A close friend of Jayme Closs ‘ aunt tells PEOPLE she is “ecstatic” the Wisconsin teen was found Thursday after escaping the man who’d abducted her nearly three months ago after both of her parents were found fatally shot.
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Michelle Saffert, 45, says Jayme will live with her aunt, Jennifer Smith — Jayme’s mother’s sister and legal guardian.
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“It’s so exciting,” Saffert says. “I’m so excited. I talked to Jennifer a few times already. It talked to her this morning.”
Saffert tells PEOPLE Jayme’s family is hoping to be reunited with her later today.
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