Bernardo Montoya, confessed murderer of Laura Luelmo, will give a statement this Thursday by videoconference in the Courts of Valverde del Camino (Huelva) to offer a new version of the facts. The investigating judge has summoned him to testify as a result of the version given by Montoya in the Sevilla II prison where he is, in which he blames his ex-girlfriend for the death of the young teacher in the Huelva town of El Campillo last December.
According to sources close to the case, the declaration will begin at 10.30, and all the parties to the case will be present at the headquarters of the Court of First Instance and Instruction number one of Valverde del Camino, except for the defendant, who will be in the Morón jail. the border where it remains internal.
Montoya now maintains that he was not the author of Luelmo's death, and blames an ex-partner he met in the Puerto III prison, named Juana, pointing jealousy as mobile. This new version motivated the head of the court to issue an order at the beginning of March to declare again. In the ruling, the judge said that once the new testimony of Montoya occurs, "it will be agreed on the pertinence of declaration" of this ex-partner, as well as the mother of the same.
The events occurred last December, when Luelmo, 26, disappeared in El Campillo (Huelva), where he lived after occupying a teaching position at a Nerva institute. His lifeless body was found on the 17th with signs of violence in a spot near the town. One day later, Bernardo Montoya, 50, a neighbor of the girl, He was arrested as the main suspect.