HOURS after killing his pregnant wife and children, Chris Watts denied having anything to do with their disappearance, according to text messages to his lover.
In 2018, Watts admitted to smothering his two daughters before dumping their bodies in oil tanks.
He said he killed his pregnant wife, Shanann, in the same way, before leaving her body in a shallow grave.
In a three-hour police interview, Nichol Kessinger, Watts’ mistress of two months, told officers she met him through work and claimed he said he was separated from his wife and was planning a divorce. People reported.
“There were several discussions we had about his current relationship and where it had gone. He spoke about his children from time to time. But the thing was, he was never hostile. It was never anything aggressive. It was still very nice. He just said, ‘This doesn’t work,'” Kessinger said in the video, according to People.
She went on to say that nothing scared her or seemed unusual during their relationship.
After learning about the murders, she said she still doesn’t see any red flags in the way he spoke about his family.
When news of the family’s disappearance hit the news, Kessinger texted Watts.
“I kept asking him, ‘What have you done Chris? What have you done?’ I asked, ‘Where’s your family,'” she said. “So I texted Chris one last time and told him, ‘If you’ve done something bad, you’re going to ruin your life and you’re going to ruin mine. I promise.’ you that.”
Watts responded, saying, “I didn’t hurt my family, Nicky.”
Those were the last texts they exchanged.
Shanann was 15 weeks pregnant with her third child at the time.
watt said he rolled his wife’s body in a sheet and placed it on the floor of the back seat of his truck before placing the two girls, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste, in the back seat.
The father said he had no intention of killing his daughters, but drove to an oil construction site about 40 miles from their home and suffocated them.
He confessed to killing his family just hours after asking for help on TV about their disappearance.
The father claimed he committed the brutal murders to be with Kessinger.
According to the Watts is serving five life sentences plus 48 years in prison without the possibility of parole at Dodge Correctional Institution in Wisconsin Daily mail.
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https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/17975618/chris-watts-affair-mistress-shocking-text-murder-wife-kids/ In Chris Watts’ affair with his mistress, a shocking text he sent her after murdering his wife and children is revealed