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Their lives are enviable for many following Shanann Watts on social media, until the community's perception of their happy family is shattered when Shanann and her daughters go missing.
Shanann Watts is gone without a trace, leaving behind her cell phone, purse and wedding ring. Meanwhile, her husband pleads for his family's return.
While friends say Shanann Watts was trying to repair her marriage, her husband was having an affair with a woman he met through work.
While sitting in a police interrogation room, Watts claims to his father that he killed Shanann Watts after she had strangled their kids, but investigators weren't buying his story.
After investigators uncover the grave of Shanann Watts and the gruesome disposal of the girls, her husband Chris Watts pleaded guilty to their murders.