M.E. to autopsy infant found in sex slave case

A medical examiner is scheduled to perform an autopsy on the body of an infant found encased in a cement box in Sunset Park.

The infant's remains were found at the 40th Street home of accused sex traffickers Domingo Salazar and Norma Mendez. It is believed to be the child of a woman the couple allegedly forced into prostitution.

Salazar and Mendez are being held without bail.

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