Wednesday, December 13, 2006
``He is at peace with God. He just wants people to know he is innocent,'' said Solsirette Otero-Barahona of Orlando, who calls Nieves her uncle, although he is her father's first cousin.
Otero-Barahona said at one of her last visits with 55-year-old Nieves, he told her ``You know I'm innocent. I know I'm innocent. God knows I'm innocent.''
In an interview with Notiseis television broadcast Tuesday evening in Puerto Rico, Nieves said, ``I feel at peace. Yes, nervous, but without fear because I feel close to God and that helps me feel good.''