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176DMTX - Joseph Hurtado

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Name: Joseph Hurtado
Case Classification: Involuntary - Non-Family Abduction
Missing Since: September 9, 1974
Location Last Seen: El Paso, El Paso County, Texas

Physical Description

Date of Birth: January 5, 1973
Age: 1 years old
Race: Hispanic
Gender: Male
Height: 2'6"
Weight: 22 lbs.
Hair Color: Light brown
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Birthmark near his right kidney. Has club feet, a condition which left untreated causes severely pigeon-toed feet later in life.


Dentals: Not Available
Fingerprints: Not Available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Orthopedic shoes.
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Disappearance

Joseph Hurtado was last seen walking away from his home to his grandmother's house as his mother was washing the family vehicle. A neighbor said he saw an unidentified blue car in the area, which disappeared the same time as Joseph.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: El Paso County Sheriff's Office
Agency Contact Person: Sergeant Irene Ianchondo
Agency Phone Number: (915) 538-2217
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 83140

Agency Name: Texas Department of Public Safety
Agency Contact Person: Missing Persons Clearinghouse
Agency Phone Number: (512) 424-5074
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: M8703012

NCIC Case Number: M550840448
NamUs Case Number: 6204
NCMEC Case Number: 601771

Information Source(s)


Admin Notes

Added: 8/3/10; Last Updated: 7/26/16

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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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