Alleged rapist arrested in County Antrim after cross border search

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An 18-year-old man wanted in connection with rape, theft and assault allegations in England was arrested in County Antrim last evening

Ryan Humpage, who was described as dangerous, was wanted by police in Lancashire after he was charged with the rape of a 13-year-old girl.

He was detained by police at Shane's Castle on Saturday after being spotted sleeping in a truck.

There had previously been reported sightings of him in Sligo and Kildare. There were also claims that he had been spotted in Donegal, but that was subsequently denied by gardai.