Chris Watts Charged With First Degree Murder Of Wife, Daughters

Shannan Watts

Shannan Watts

Chris Watts, 33, faces three counts of murder and one charge of obstruction of justice for allegedly tampering with evidence after the disappearance of his wife Shannan Watts, 34, and their two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste, police said. The Colorado Bureau of Investigation issued an Endangered Missing Alert for Shanann Watts and her daughters, Bella and Celeste, on Tuesday afternoon.

A Colorado man who has been charged with the murders of his pregnant wife and two young daughters gave a chilling interview with a local news station after they had been reported missing.

Watts was arrested Wednesday night and is due to appear in court Thursday.

In his previous interviews with Denver TV outlets, Christopher Watts said his wife of almost six years returned home about 2 a.m. Monday after a flight for a work trip was delayed.

Shanann went missing on Monday after returning home from a business trip.

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Law enforcement has not confirmed the confession, and investigators have not said what led to the killings.

Shanann Watts and her two children. According to his account, he left their house hours after she returned home, around 5:15 a.m., and his wife and children were still there.

At the news conference, Albert said police first received a call for a welfare check at the Watts' home at 1:40 p.m. Monday.

Chris Watts had told reporters earlier Wednesday that he was traumatized by the disappearance and was hoping for his family's safe return.

"If your wife could see this ... if she's watching this, what would you like to tell your wife and kids?" She was about 15 weeks pregnant.

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"I don't know where she's at".

"I just don't understand it", she said, reaching out to accept a flower that her daughter picked from a nearby lawn.

On Thursday morning, August 16, Watts, 33, was booked into the Weld County Jail after law enforcement officials say he confessed to killing Shanann Watts, 34, and his two young daughters - 3-year-old Celeste and 4-year-old Bella. "And then ... walked in the house and then nothing-just vanished".

John Camper, director of the Colorado Bureau of Investigation, said investigators have strong reason to believe they know where the girls' bodies are and are trying to recover them. "That's what I want", he wailed. Shanann and her children will be dearly missed. "I called her and texted her several times", she says, adding that when Shannan missed a doctor's appointment, "I was even more concerned". Police have not said if they suspect foul play and didn't specify where Watts and her daughters were last seen.

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