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New Video Shows Avonte Oquendo Exiting School's Open Door

January 29, 2014

(January 29, 2014) A report on WNBC-TV showed previously unseen footage from the day Avonte Oquendo disappeared from his school last October. In the video, a door is left open for a period of time, and Avonte exits the school building through the open door. Michael Rosen, executive vice president of strategic communications at Autism Speaks, was interviewed for the story, and emphasized the need for education in efforts to prevent wandering. View the story below.