Joseph Hurtado
North American Missing Persons Network
Joseph Hurtado

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Above Images: Right: age-progressed to 40 years. (2013)

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 09, 1974 from El Paso, El Paso County, Texas
  • Classification: Non Family Abduction
  • Date Of Birth: January 5, 1973
  • Age: 1
  • Height: 2'6" (76 cm)
  • Weight: 22 lbs (10 kg)
  • Hair Color: Light Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White/Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Joseph has a brown birthmark near
    his right kidney.
  • Medical Conditions: He has club feet; If condition is not treated,
    he will have severely pigeon-toed feet.
  • Clothing: He was wearing brown orthopedic shoes when taken.
  • Case Number: 83140

  • Details of Disappearance
    Joseph was last seen walking to his grandmother's house but never arrived. The boy's family lived on Elmwood Court when he disappeared. Both parents were at home doing different chores, and each thought their son was with the other parent.

    A neighbor said he saw an unidentified blue car in the area. The car disappeared the same time as Joseph. Investigators cleared the parents and neighbors of any suspicion.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    El Paso County Sheriff's Office

    Source Information
    Unsolved in the News
    El paso Times