You may have heard about the horrifying story of a father named Chris Watts murdering his beautiful pregnant wife Shannan and their two adorable children, but on Investigation Discovery’s upcoming documentary special Family Man, Family Murderer: An ID Murder Mystery, you’ll get a closer look at the horrific crime than ever before.
The special, premiering on Sunday, June 2 at 10/9c, will “delve into the psyche of a man who became a family annihilator,” according to ID. “What would drive him to do the unthinkable? The one-hour special takes viewers through the initial missing persons case of Shannan, Bella and Celeste all the way to the eventual murder investigation, arrest and shocking confession of Chris Watts.”
The special will show body camera footage from the Frederick Police Department, which handled the appalling crime. It will also include new details of the murder, following Chris’ unbelievable prison confession. In the first TV documentary special looking at the events, experts and those familiar with the case will open up about what happened in exclusive interviews, giving viewers a deeper look than ever before at the heinous attack.
Tune in to Family Man, Family Murderer: An ID Murder Mystery on Sunday, June 2 at 10/9c, and get an exclusive first look at the trailer for the special in the video above.