The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of Avonte Oquendo, a 14-year-old with autism.
Oquendo, a Rego Park resident, was last seen at 12:38 p.m. on Oct. 4 leaving the Center Boulevard School located at 1-50 51 Ave. in Long Island City. He was wearing a gray striped shirt, black jeans and sneakers. He is 5 feet, 3 inches tall, weighs 125 pounds and cannot verbally communicate.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 577-TIPS (8477).The public can also submit tips by logging onto nypdcrimestoppers.com, or by texting 274637 (CRIMES), then entering TIP577. All tips are strictly confidential.