Husband arrested in connection to missing wife, young daughters in Colorado

The Frederick Police Department said on Wednesday night it had arrested Chris Watts, the husband of Shanann Watts, 34, who recently disappeared with the couple's daughters.
1:39 | 08/16/18

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Transcript for Husband arrested in connection to missing wife, young daughters in Colorado
We begin with the breaking news the shocking arrest in Colorado overnight in the disappearance of a pregnant woman. And her two young daughters her husband Chris watt who tearfully pleaded for his family's return. Was arrested just hours after television appearance ABC's clean sand dealt with the latest. Thus morning a Colorado man is in custody reportedly confessing to murdering his family according to ABC affiliate Denver seven Christopher watts allegedly telling investigators he would lead them to the bodies of his wife 34 year old shenae and watts. Hey everybody and they had moved and their daughters Celeste three and bella for we are working around the clock on this case. And we'll not rest until we have the answers that we are looking for. In a TV interview Tuesday watts admitted that before the disappearance he and shenae and exchanged heated words but insisted. Of what our Internet emotional conversation but I'll leave it but he says he last saw his family around 5 AM Monday when he left their Frederick Colorado home for work. Throughout there just. Come back like somebody hazardous. Please bring her back friend Nicole Utah says she got worried when Shanahan who is also fifteen weeks pregnant missed a doctor's appointment and would not answer texts. Just concerned and here's the new age. Here is out there. Yeah. Are you. Should Dan's friends tell us her phone keys and wallet were found here at the family home the local police here now getting help from the FBI. Clayton send LA BC news Frederick Colorado. And we expect to learn more about the case at a news conference later today.

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