Avonte Oquendo Dead: DNA Tests Confirm Body Parts Were Missing Teen

January 21, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

Avonte Oquendo is dead; the body parts found in Queens late last week were from the missing autistic teen.

DNA tests came in on Tuesday confirming the remains were Oquendo, reported NBC.

The teen went missing in October after walking out of his school.

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