Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Janitor Fired From School.(Mountain View)

Byline: Journal Staff Report

Man Accused Of Moving Corpse

A Roosevelt Middle School janitor accused of moving the body of a murder victim was fired Friday, according to an Albuquerque school district spokesman.

Arturo Quesada, 39, had been a night janitor at the school since 1997.

He was arrested May 19 on allegations that he played a part in moving the body of 21-year-old Denise Garduno. Quesada has been charged with tampering with evidence, conspiracy to commit a felony and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

Garduno, of Las Vegas, N.M., was reported missing Oct. 10, and her body was found May 13 in a shallow grave near Anton Chico in northern New Mexico. …

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