An 18-year-old with links to Northamptonshire who is accused of raping a 13-year-old girl is believed to be on the run in Ireland.
Ryan Humpage, who is described as dangerous, is wanted by police in Lancashire after he was charged with rape and breaching his bail conditions.
Humpage is known to travel around the UK and has friends in Belfast, Scotland, Blackpool, Northumbria and Northamptonshire.
Police in the Republic of Ireland say there have been reported sightings of him in counties Sligo and Kildare.
They say he may be using various other names, including Dylan Dunne, Ryan Willington, Ryan Williams and Karl Ward.
Mr Humpage’s case has appeared on the BBC’s Crimewatch programme.