Man Charged In Illegal Alien Plot 

A Harrington man has been indicted by a Federal Grand Jury for conspiring to hire illegal aliens. Juan Centeno Perez (46)is charged with conspiring between January 2005 and June 2006 to hire at least 10 illegal aliens to work at the sea cucumber plant in Lubec operated byISF Trading Co. Perez is believed to have fled the area. His wife is being held on immigration charges. Doris Amanda Ayala Escalante pleaded not guilty in July to charges of visa fraud and aggravated identity theft after being indicted by a Federal Grand Jury.