Fugitive wanted for the murder, rape of 13-month-old girl may be in WNY

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - The U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is seeking assistance in locating a wanted fugitive for the aggravated murder and rape of a 13-month-old girl. 

Joshua Gurto, 37, and an unknown male were last seen on Oct. 13 in Girard, Pennsylvania, possibly driving in a dark gray Ford F-150. The truck seen in surveillance footage appears to have a NYS license plate.

Investigators believe Gurto and the unknown male could possibly be in or traveling throughout Western New York. 

Gurto is approximately 5’10” weighting about 145 pounds. He is described to have a deformed right ear, a misaligned jaw, and tattoos on his right forearm. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-492-6833. Those with information can remain anonymous, and reward money is available if the information directly leads to the arrest of Gurto.


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