Where is Gary Wayt? Amber Portwood’s Missing Fiancé Spotted in Oklahoma

Gary Wayt
Quick Info
Real NameGary Wayt.
Birth Date1984.
Birth PlaceVietnam.
Lives inNorth Carolina.
GirlfriendAmber Portwood.
Body Measurements
HeightIn feet: 6' 5".
Weight205 Pounds.

Amber Portwood with Gary Waite

Gary Waite (age 39, born 1984) is a Vietnam-born North Carolina native best known for his relationship with ‘Teen Mom’ star Amber Portwood.

However, Wayt mysteriously went missing on June 9, 2024, prompting Portwood to report his disappearance.

The investigation, which is still ongoing, was initiated by an incident report from the Bryson City Police Department in North Carolina.

According to a Facebook post by the police department, Wayt was officially reported missing on June 11, and he was last seen on June 9. He was driving a 2009 gray Nissan Rogue SUV with Indiana license plates at the time of his disappearance.

Fans of Amber Portwood and the broader public have been left with many questions and concerns regarding Wayt’s sudden and unexplained disappearance.



Gary Wayt is 6 feet 5

Gary Wayt was last seen in Oklahoma

According to Bryson City police, Wayt was seen in Oklahoma via video footage over 900 miles away from where he was last seen with Portwood. Police noted that Wayt had previously been spotted outside of a Walgreens in Bryson City, North Carolina, on Sunday, June 9.

Amber Portwood’s fiancé, Gary Wayt, was located on video by North Carolina authorities on Tuesday, June 11. We’re told police got a notification that his license plate was on the highway and got a video of him driving his car in the Sooner State — hundreds of miles from where he was last seen. Additionally, a Verizon store in Oklahoma also confirmed to authorities that he was there. It’s unclear if he purchased anything.




Amber Portwood's Missing Fiancé Gary Wayt

Amber Portwood gave an update on the situation

On June 11, Amber Portwood joined a YouTube livestream to update fans on the disappearance of her boyfriend, Gary Wayt, calling the situation a “huge deal.” Portwood expressed her deep concern, saying, “His parents, everybody is very worried. I am worried. We are very scared right now.”

Wayt was last seen “alone” and “on camera” at a Walgreens in the area, according to Portwood. She emphasized that there was no major argument between them before he left, stating, “We discussed before he left the house. Nobody was heated or anything.”

Portwood explained that the discussion was about his parents being Vietnamese and her background, which upset Wayt. She clarified, “We do not yell at each other, we do not hurt each other.”

When Wayt left, he took his keys and wallet but did not take his phone. Portwood highlighted their close relationship, noting, “We are very in love. This man asked me to be with him, this man then asked me to marry him.”

She issued a plea to the public: “Please, if anybody sees him or hears anything, please, I am begging all of you guys. I am praying for anybody that sees him. Nobody has found him or heard from him yet.”


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Gary Wayt FAQs

Ques: What is Gary Wayt’s age?

Ans: Wayt is 39.

Ques: What is Gary Wayt’s nationality?

Ans: Vietnamese.

Ques: What is Gary Wayt’s height?

Ans: Wayt is 6 feet 5 inches tall.