Husband Suspected of Slitting Throats of Wife, Infant Son at Texas Home Arrested in Colorado

 
 
Investigators later searched the man’s car and allegedly found an AR-15 rifle and a .22-caliber revolver, along with numerous boxes of ammunition, empty gas cans, camouflage clothing and several bottles of medication, the station reported. On Wednesday, police officers in Glenwood Springs Police Department in Colorado responded to a report of a man acting suspiciously at a 7-Eleven store in the area, according to KTLA sister station KDVR in Denver. Their deaths were ruled homicides caused by a cut to the neck, according to the medical examiner. My wife and kid were murdered in Texas,” according to an arrest affidavit obtained by KDVR. Vandewege, who told police when they responded that the victims were dead in the home’s master bedroom, denied any knowledge of the homicides, according to a Fort Worth Police Department news release. Vandewege, who remains behind bars in the Garfield County jail, is scheduled to appear in court Friday, according to KDVR. They did not locate any knives. Vandewege was pulled over for speeding and told police, “It’s been a long week. Before Vandewege was able to bond out on the traffic-related charges, Fort Worth police obtained a capital murder arrest warrant for Vandewege. Glenwood Springs police then contacted the Fort Worth Police Department, which told them that Vandewege was still a person of interest in the double homicide. ×
Husband Suspected of Slitting Throats of Wife, Infant Son at Texas Home Arrested in Colorado

The Vandewege family are seen in a Facebook photo from November 2016. The caller stated that Vandewege — who lived with his family in Colorado before their recent move to Fort Worth — had used his phone to call “a few people to talk about a murder,” according to the station. The Vandewege family are seen in a Facebook photo from November 2016. 39.550538
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Mother, 3-Month-Old Son Found With Throats Slit in Texas Home 15. He was not held after being questioned. He was arrested on charges of speeding and for having no proof of insurance, the news release stated. A man who allegedly slit the throats of his wife and 3-month old son in Texas was arrested on a capital murder warrant in Colorado, police announced Thursday. He was subsequently held on the outstanding warrant, which carries a bond amount of $1 million, according to police. Craig Alan Vandewege, 35, is suspected of killing 36-year-old Shanna Vandewege and their young son, Diederik, who were both found lifeless in bed at their Fort Worth home on Dec.