Missing Bronx man found dead in Manhattan morgue

A Bronx man who went missing in late June has been found dead.



The family of Hector Cuevas, 65, says he turned up at a morgue in Manhattan.



Relatives say they were told he jumped to his death from the Brooklyn Bridge.



Family members say they were not aware of any mental health conditions he had or medications he had been taking.



He had last been seen leaving his Union Avenue home on June 29.


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