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Ex-cop on trial for allegedly murdering his wife

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  • Ex cop Brett Seacat accused of shooting wife dead and setting their home on fire
  • Brett Seacat says his wife set their home on fire and and then killed herself

Vashti Seacat died a few days after filing divorce papers. Prosecutors say her estranged husband, former cop and CSI instructor Brett Seacat, shot and killed Vashti then set the house on fire and forged a suicide note.  Brett claims his wife started the fire herself before committing suicide. 

Was it a suicide? Or did Brett Seacat use his CSI expertise to try and get away with murder?

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