KBI Special Agent Brian Carroll looks at an evidence photo of Ruger .44 Magnum found on the bed of Vashti Seacat following her death during the preliminary hearing of Brett Seacat in Kingman, Kan. Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011. Seacat is charged with first-degree murder in the death of his wife, Vashti. Seacat, 35, a former Sedgwick County sheriffÕs deputy, also is charged with aggravated arson and two counts of aggravated child endangerment. He made it out of the two-story home with the coupleÕs 2- and 4-year-old sons.
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