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Chris Watts Finally Pleads Guilty To Murdering Pregnant Wife And Two Daughters To Avoid The Death Penalty = PHOTO   
 
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07-Nov-2018  
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Chris Watts, 33, has pleaded guilty to murdering his pregnant wife and their children in a case that shocked the world.

He struck a plea deal on Tuesday, November 6, in a bid to avoid the death penalty.

He arrived the court wearing a bullet proof vest and sobbed each time he pleaded guilty to each of the nine charges.

In full the charges are: three counts of first-degree murder after deliberation, two counts of first-degree murder – victim under 12/position of trust, one count of first-degree unlawful termination of a pregnancy, and three counts of tampering with a deceased human body.

Watts killed wife Shanann, 34, along with their daughters Bella, four, and Celeste, three, on either August 12 or 13. Shanann was 15 weeks pregnant with a baby boy they were going to name Nico.

He buried his wife in a shallow grave and stuffed his dead daughters in oil tanks where he worked. He then went on TV to feign ignorance of their whereabouts and made a passionate plea for them to return home.

Yesterday, Shanann's family sat in the front row of the court as they listened to Watts enter his pleas.
 
 
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