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Man wanted on assault, kidnapping charges

Posted October 28, 2010 10:45 a.m. EDT

— Fayetteville police were searching Thursday for a man wanted on charges of second-degree kidnapping and assaulting a child under age 12.

James Fernando Harvey, 28, also faces charges of assault with a deadly weapon and communicating threats. Police did not release details of what led to the charges.

Police said that Harvey might be staying with a friend in the area of Leisure Living.

Anyone with information on Harvey's whereabouts should call police detectives at 910-433-1856.

State Department of Correction records show that Harvey was convicted in June 2009 of violating a protective order, communicating threats and wanton injury to personal property.