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Colorado man who reported pregnant wife and two young daughters missing now accused of murdering the family

Posted: Aug 16, 2018 5:36 PM

(NBC News) The search for a missing Colorado mother and her two young daughters has come to a tragic end.

The bodies of Shannan Watts, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste were found Thursday, following the Wednesday night arrest of her husband, Chris Watts.

Chris Watts is being held on suspicion of three counts of first-degree murder and three counts of tampering with a deceased human body.

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