Northern Ireland

Sex offender goes missing from Northern Ireland

Missing sex offender Joseph McCabe
Image caption Police have appealed for Joseph McCabe to hand himself in

A registered sex offender has gone on the run in Northern Ireland, police have said.

Joseph McCabe, 29, was reported missing at 21:45 BST on Tuesday from an address in Belfast and has broken rules attached to his release.

Police said he is 6ft tall, with short, dirty fair hair and have advised people not to approach him.

The PSNI have appealed to Mr McCabe to hand himself in to the nearest police station.