Police Asking For Assistance In Murder Case


GARNER – The Garner Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in solving an open homicide case. On March 3, 2020, at 10:43 p.m., Joshua Lamont McLean was walking to his car when he was shot and killed. Joshua was 25 years old at the time of his murder.

The incident occurred at 1200 Savannah Chase Circle in Garner. Joshua was preparing to go to work at the Hampton Inn in Cary.

Anyone with information is encouraged to email the Garner Police Department at GPDTIPS@garnernc.gov or call the department’s tip line at (919) 890-7318. Individuals may remain anonymous.

To directly reach the lead investigator on the case, please contact Investigator J. Pierce at (919) 772-8810 or jpierce@garnernc.gov.