Police: Husband kills wife, two others in Chesterfield Co.

Detectives arrested a man accused of killing his wife and two other people in Chesterfield on Thanksgiving Day.

CHESTER, Va. (AP) - Police say a man shot and killed his wife, her daughter and the daughter's boyfriend at their Virginia home Thanksgiving night.
    
Chesterfield County Police said in a statement that officers were called to the home in Chester late Thursday for a reported alarm. Officers found 58-year-old Jeanett Gattis; her daughter, 30-year-old Candice Kunze; and Kunze's boyfriend, 36-year-old Andrew Buthorn, dead of gunshot wounds.
    
Police found Jeanett Gattis' husband, 58-year-old Christopher R. Gattis, at the scene and arrested him.
    
Gattis is charged with three counts of first-degree murder and is being held without bond. Police described the crimes as domestic related.
    
Online court records don't list a lawyer for him.

© 2017 Associated Press


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