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Police: 3 bodies found, identified as pregnant wife, 2 kids killed by husband

Colorado officials say they have found the bodies of pregnant woman Shannan Watts and her two children. Police say Watts' husband, Chris, confessed to killing all of them.

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2018-08-18 00:47:26

Bodies of 2 girls allegedly murdered in Colorado found in oil and gas tanks, report says

FREDERICK, Colo. -- The bodies of two young girls allegedly murdered by their father were found inside "mostly full" oil and gas tanks, according toKMGH.

FOX5SANDIEGO.COM - 2018-08-17 15:31:04

Man charged with murdering pregnant wife and daughters after making TV plea for their return

"In my heart, I believe that she is somewhere and I hope that she is safe," Chris Watts said. "I don't know what to do right now. I just feel so alone in this house right now. I don't know where to go from here."

FOX 13 NOW - SALT LAKE CITY - 2018-08-16 13:01:19

Frederick killings: What we know and what we don’t

Law enforcement continue to investigate the killings of a Frederick mother and her two young daughters as national attention to the case grows.Police arrested Christopher Watts, 33, late Wednesday night in connection with the death of his wife, Shanann Watts, and two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and

DENVER POST - 2018-08-17 19:14:58

Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado

FREDERICK, Colo. (AP) — After his pregnant wife and two daughters disappeared, Christopher Watts stood on his porch in Colorado and lamented to reporters how much he missed them.He longed for the simple things, he said, like telling his girls to eat their dinner and gazing at them as they curled up

AP - 2018-08-17 01:16:36

Bodies of Shanann Watts’ 2 daughters believed recovered, police say

FREDERICK, Colo. — Investigators believe the bodies of 4-year-old Bella Watts and her 3-year-old sister Celeste have been found, Frederick police said Thursday night.

KDVR.COM - 2018-08-17 00:33:42

CHRISTOPHER WATTS: All 3 bodies of missing Colorado family recovered as father appears in court

FREDERICK, Colo.- Bodies believed to be those of Christopher Watts’ two young daughters were recovered late Thursday in Colorado, bringing to a tragic close a missing persons’ case that captured the nation’s attention.

WPXI - 2018-08-18 02:00:42

Slain Colorado mother painted rosy picture of married life

FREDERICK, Colo. — Shanann Watts’ Facebook page painted a portrait of a happy married life — of a woman dedicated to her husband and their two young children. She called her husband “my ROCK!” and said he was “the best dad us girls could ask for.”

MONTREAL GAZETTE - 2018-08-17 06:08:42

Colorado family struggled with finances before man allegedly killed pregnant wife, kids

FREDERICK, Colo. --As stunned friends and family search for a possible motive in the case of a Colorado man accused of killing his pregnant wife and two young daughters, a June 2015 bankruptcy filing paints a picture of a family caught between a promising future and financial strain.

CBS NEWS - 2018-08-17 14:31:00

Coast moms share tears, outrage in killings of Colorado woman and her 2 daughters

Coast mothers have a lot to say about a Colorado murder case involving the deaths of a mother and her two young daughters.On Aug. 14, 33-year-old Christopher Watts of Frederick, Colorado pleaded for the return of his pregnant wife, Shanann, and their two daughters in a media interview.By Thursday mo

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2018-08-17 13:52:00

Colorado man confesses to killing pregnant wife, 2 daughters

According to ABC affiliateKMGH, law enforcement officials said 33-year-old Christopher Watts confessed to killing 34-year-old Shanann Watts, who was 15 weeks pregnant, and their two daughters, 3-year-old Celeste and 4-year-old Bella, just hours after giving a tearful plea for them to return home.

ABC11.COM - 2018-08-16 08:35:26

No bond for Frederick man accused of killing pregnant wife, children

Christopher Watts glances back at a Weld County Sheriff's Deputy as he is escorted out of the courtroom at the Weld County Courthouse Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Greeley, Colo. Watts, of Colorado, whose wife and daughters disappeared this week was arrested on suspicion of killing them.Joshua Polson/

COLORADOAN - 2018-08-16 23:20:00

Bodies Believed to be Pregnant Colorado Mom, Kids Found on Oil Property

"This is absolutely the worst possible outcome that any of us could imagine. And I think our hearts are broken for the town of Frederick as much as anybody's," said John Camper, director of the CBI.

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2018-08-17 09:27:23

Watts family case: How to help the family of woman, daughters killed in Frederick

The husband, Chris Watts,confessed to killing them Tuesday, according to law enforcement sources. Police found three bodies on Thursday matching the descriptions of themotherand herdaughters, who were 3 and 4 years old.

DENVER CHANNEL - 2018-08-17 17:02:44

Bodies of 2 Colorado girls found hours after dad appears in court in connection with their death

The 3-year-old and 4-year-old and their mother, Shanann Watts, were reported missing Monday from their Frederick home.

COLORADOAN - 2018-08-17 02:08:00

Watts case raises questions about Colorado's lack of fetal homicide law

Prosecutors are expected to charge Christopher Watts, 33, on Monday. Watts was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of three counts each of murder and tampering with a deceased human body in the deaths of his pregnant wife, 34-year-old Shanann Watts, and their daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old C

COLORADOAN - 2018-08-17 20:00:00

Chris Watts case: Everything we know so far about the alleged murders of his wife, daughters

FREDERICK, Colo. – With the case documents currently sealed by a judge regarding the investigation into why 33-year-old Chris Wattsallegedly killed his pregnant wife and two young daughters, more information about the family is filling in holes in the timeline surrounding the killings.

DENVER CHANNEL - 2018-08-16 22:21:01

Bodies Found On Andarko Property May Be Missing Children, 3, 4

FREDERICK, CO — Two bodies that police believe are the remains of missing Frederick children 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste Watts were located Thursday afternoon, police said.

PATCH - 2018-08-17 02:38:13

Body thought to be missing Frederick mom Shanann Watts found; investigators recovering girls' bodies

FREDERICK, Colo. – Authorities say they have recovered the body of a woman they are “quite certain” is that ofmissing Frederick woman Shanann Wattsand say they believe they know where the bodies of her two young daughters, Celeste and Bella, are located, though they hadn’t been recovered as of Thurs

DENVER CHANNEL - 2018-08-16 17:01:54

The Latest: Bodies of Colorado family found on oil property

John Camper, director of the Colorado Bureau of Investigation, told reporters Thursday that investigators have found Shanann Watts' body and were trying to recover what they believe are the bodies of 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste from Anadarko Petroleum Corp. property.

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-08-16 18:06:24