This is Avonte Oquendo.

He is 14

He is Autistic

He cannot communicate verbally 

and he has been missing for 11 days now.   

There is a $70,000 reward for his safe return.

Anyone who sees him or has information is asked to call 800-577-TIPS.

If you live here in New York City, you can’t walk anywhere right now without seeing a picture of this little boy.  It’s heartbreaking.

May he be found safe and returned to his folks who are no doubt suffering.


This isn’t a hoax people. His story has been on the news almost every night since his disappearance. I just watched the report a few seconds ago and thought I should share this on my dash.

If you live in this area, keep an eye out.

Remember, he is severely autistic and can not communicate and has no survival skills. He can not ask for help. He can not tell you his name or where he’s from. If you find him you are to get a hold of him so he does not wander away again until police arrive.


Yeah, this deserves a signal boost. There are posters all over my neighborhood looking for this boy, and I hope that he is soon found safe.

If you live in New York City and you’re not seeing or hearing about this every day then you need to get off your ass and go outside because this is real. It’s been almost two weeks since he disappeared, and there’s still no signs of him. If you just dismiss the announcements about him, you need to stop being a fucking asshole, because if it were one of your loved ones, you’d want to find them ASAP. So help this boy and his family out.