Inocente Orlando Montano, Suspect in 1989 Priest Slaughter Found

Inocente Orlando Montano, an ex- Salvadoran military official suspected of being involved in the slaughtering of six Jesuits priests has been found living in Massachusetts.

San-Francisco based Human rights organization for Justice and Accountability, says the former officer has been living in Everett under his own name.

A United Nations commission in 1993 named Montano, a former government vice minister of public safety and army colonel, as a participant in a meeting to plot the assassination of a priest suspected of supporting leftist rebels.

The Boston Globe ( reports Wednesday that it made several unsuccessful attempts to contact Montano. A listed number for Montano located by The Associated Press was not in service Wednesday.

Montano has previously denied any involvement in the slayings.

Based on reporting by the Associated Press.

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