Garner Cleveland Record

Police searching for man wanted on kidnapping and assault charges

Lavar Tyree Wright
Lavar Tyree Wright courtesy of Garner Police Department

Police are searching for a local man who they contend kidnapped and assaulted another person he shared a home with Tuesday night.

The incident occurred at 123 New Rand Road, a single-family home the victim and the suspect Lavar Tyree Wright shared.

Wright, 32, is believed to be driving is a white Saturn SL2 4Dr, license number DJN-4072. Police are asking that anyone with information call the Garner Police Department or e-mail them at