DENVER (AP) – A Colorado man told police that he killed his pregnant wife for strangling their daughters after he sought a separation.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Lawmaker Introduces Bill That Makes It Illegal For Any Employer To Require Workers To Be Vaccinated
According to an arrest affidavit unsealed Monday, 33-year-old Christopher Watts told his wife, Shanann, that he wanted to separate when she returned from a business trip.
Watts told police that shortly after, he saw his wife strangling their youngest daughter and their older daughter sprawled on her bed and blue via a baby monitor.READ MORE: City Of Washington Police Chief Says He Wants Body Cameras Before A Review Board
Watts said he then “went into a rage” and strangled his wife.
He told police that he loaded all three bodies into his work truck and he buried his wife at an oil work site and dumped his daughters inside oil tanks.
Watts faces nine felony charges, including murder and unlawful termination of a pregnancy.MORE NEWS: New Stanton Drug Bust Turns Up More Than $1 Million Worth Of Cocaine And Heroin
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