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NYPD Investigates Human Remains Found In Queens, Possible Link To Avonte Oquendo

NYPD Investigates Human Remains Found In Queens, Possible Link To Avonte Oquendo

(Jen Chung) Last night police received a 911 call about human remains found in College Point, Queens, near the East River, and found a possible arm and legs on the rocks. The family of missing teen Avonte Oquendo have been alerted about the discovery.

The remains, which the Medical Examiner's office will be examining, were found near Powell Cove Boulevard and Endeavor Place. WCBS 2 reports, "Sources said the sneaker found at the scene Thursday may match the one the teen was wearing when he went missing." However, sources tell NBC New York that the hand was attached to the arm and appears to be from an adult.

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