Victim says she hid abuse to protect her mother

By: KKCO/Associated Press Email
By: KKCO/Associated Press Email

New details in a huge sex assault case out of Delta.

Forty three-year-old Jorge Arturo Montes was arrested last week on 468 counts of sex assault on a child in a position of trust.

Now, the victim, who is an adult, has told officials Montes told her he would kill her mother if she told anyone about the abuse.

According to his arrest affidavit, the victim says she was abused between the time she was five and 11 years old.

She first told officers about the abuse on August 17.

Montes is being held on a $500,000 bail. His arrest affidavit is attached.

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