FBI: Child porn “computer expert” added to Top Ten Fugitive list

FBI says Eric Toth regularly uses the Internet and social networking websites

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The FBI today placed Eric Justin Toth, a former private-school teacher and computer expert who is believed to regularly use the Internet and social networking websites on its Ten Most Wanted Fugitives List.

Toth is accused of possessing and producing child pornography, has been on the run since warrants for his arrest were issued in Maryland and the District of Columbia in 2008. There is a reward of up to $100,000 for information leading directly to Toth's arrest.   

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From the FBI Top Ten Most Wanted Fugitive description of Toth:

Toth has often been described as a computer "expert" and has demonstrated above-average knowledge regarding computers, the use of the Internet, and security awareness. Toth has the ability to integrate into various socio-economic classes, and is an expert at social engineering. He possesses an educational background conducive to gaining employment in fields having a connection to children. Toth may advertise online as a tutor or male nanny.

According to the FBI since Toth became a fugitive the agency says he is believed to have traveled to Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, and Minnesota. Investigators believe he lived in Arizona as recently as 2009.   Toth turned 30 on February 13, is 6'3" tall and weighs about 155 pounds. He has brown hair, green eyes, and a medium complexion and has a mole under his left eye, the FBI says.

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The FBI added that since its creation in the 1950,  of the 495 fugitives named to the list, 465 have been apprehended or located. That level of success would not be possible without the strong support of the public, which has helped capture 153 of the Top Ten fugitives, the agency stated.

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