On the run teen rape suspect arrested in Ireland

Ryan Humpage
Ryan Humpage

A dangerous teen who was wanted in the UK after being charged with the rape of a 13-year-old girl has been caught in Northern Ireland.

Ryan Humpage (18) was detained by the PSNI in Shane’s Castle in Co Antrim this afternoon after being spotted sleeping in a truck.

Three different police forces, including the gardaí, had been searching for him and he is wanted by police in Lancashire after he was arrested in connection with the rape of the 13-year-old.

Humpage is now being processed for transfer back to England.

Gardaí say he was reportedly seen in Sligo and Kildare and may have been using various other names including Dylan Dunne, Ryan Willington, Ryan Williams and Karl Ward.

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