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US pervert may be hiding out in Ireland

INTERNATIONAL law enforcement agency Interpol has warned that a fugitive paedophile could be hiding out here.

The international police network has issued photos of fugitive Irish-American Jack Storm (34) from Portland, Oregon, who is wanted in America for sex crimes against children.

The sex fiend, who is wanted for crimes against children in the state of Oregon in the US, has dual Irish and American citizenship.

Interpol has issued a red notice seeking his immediate detention as he poses a serious threat to children.

The gardai have been asked to arrest him on sight and begin proceedings to extradite him to the States.

Storm is 6ft 2in and 14 stone. He has brown eyes and brown receding hair and sometimes wears a beard.

Interpol said "anyone with information is asked to contact their local or national police".

An Interpol Red Notice is not an international arrest warrant but is the strongest notice available to the agency.

These red notices allow the warrant to be circulated worldwide with the request that the wanted person be arrested with a view to extradition.