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Police investigate whether human remains found in Queens are missing autistic teen Avonte Oquendo

The family's lawyer says sneakers and jeans found

The family's lawyer says sneakers and jeans found with the remains are the same size and make that the 14-year-old was wearing. (January 17, 2014 5:04 PM)

Police are investigating whether human remains discovered along the East River in Queens are that of missing autistic teen Avonte Oquendo. David Perecman, who represents the Oquendo family, says that the 14-year-old's mom is meeting with police to give them a DNA sample. He confirmed that sneakers and jeans found with the decomposed remains are the same size and make that the boy was wearing when...

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