PLEASE REPOST #AMBERALERT #AvonteOquendo #StillMissing This is an updated photo other than what the news has been posting.
If found hold him and contact authorities REMEMBER HE IS #AUTISTIC AND NON VERBAL!!! He might be frightened.
$5,000 reward has been offered by a local law firm for his safe return.
Avonte Oquendo is African-American, stands 5 feet 3 inches tall, and weighs 120 pounds, police asid. He is not able to communicate verbally.
He was last seen wearing a gray striped shirt, black jeans, and black sneakers.
Police said Oquendo has no history of running away.
Anyone with information was asked to contact the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, log onto the Crime Stoppers website, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.
Avonte Oquendo was last seen at 12:38 p.m. on Friday, leaving the Center Boulevard School on 51st Avenue in Long Island City, Queens
He has a fascination with trains.
#Autism #SpecialNeeds #MissingChild #NewYork #TriState #Queens