Chris Watts Biography – Chris Watts Wiki
Chris Watts full name Christopher Watts, is the Colorado man who was sentenced to three consecutive terms of life in prison without the possibility of parole for the murders of his wife Shanann, their daughters Bella and Celeste, and for killing his wife’s unborn baby son, Nico.
Chris Watts killed his wife and children on August 13, 2018 in the early hours of the morning in their home in Frederick, Colorado. Afterwards, he dumped Bella and Celeste in crude oil tanks and Shanann in a shallow grave. Their bodies were found on August 16 after Watts went on television pretending not to know what had happened to his family.
Christopher Watts was arrested on August 15, 2018 for the murders. He pleaded guilty on November 6, 2018 to all nine counts against him, including five counts of first-degree murder, three counts of tampering with a deceased human body, and one count of unlawful termination of a pregnancy. He took the plea deal to avoid the death penalty.
On November 19, 2018, Chris Watts was sentenced to three consecutive terms of life in prison without the possibility of parole for the murders of his wife Shanann, their daughters Bella and Celeste. He was also sentenced to 48 years for the killing of his unborn child and received additional 12-year sentences for tampering with the bodies of his wife and daughters.
Christopher Watts Age
Chris Watts is 33 years old.
Christopher Watts Parents
Chris Watts’s parents are Cindy and Ronnie Watts.
Chris Watts Family
Chris Watts and his wife Shanann, had been married for six years and had two daughters, Bella who was born on 17 December 2013 and Celeste who was born on 17 July 2015. At the time of her death, Shanann was 15 weeks pregnant with a son who was to be named Nico. The family lived in Frederick, Colorado.
Chris Watts Girlfriend
Former Christopher Watts’ girlfriend, Nichol Kessinger, briefly dated him over the summer after meeting at their job, Anadarko Petroleum. She ended the affair in August 2018 after Watts’ wife, Shanann, and his two daughters, Bella and Celeste, went missing.
Kessinger said she never doubted he killed them and even went to investigators with her suspicions.
In an interview with The Denver Post, she siad that her short romance with Watts was plagued with lies, starting with him falsely telling her that he was close to finalizing his divorce from Shanann and planned to find a new apartment for him and his daughters.
On August 13, 2018, the day Shanann and her two daughters went missing from their home, Watts told Kessinger that Shanann had taken the girls to a play date and never returned. He had also texted her the day his family vanished saying they were “gone.”
It was only when Kessinger read the news that she found out his wife was pregnant.
Kessinger began questioning Watts about his family’s disappearance, but he would try and change the subject, telling her that he would never hurt his wife and kids.
As her suspicions grew, Kessinger reached out to the Weld County Sheriff’s Office to tell them about their relationship and the lies Watts had told her.
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