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Breaking News: Rapist 'on the run'

PUBLISHED: 17:00 01 October 2007 | UPDATED: 09:56 09 July 2010

A rapist who has gone to ground. Mahad Cabdi Hussain disappeared early last month before he could be tried on charges connected with sex attacks against a young woman, writes PAT COUGHTREY, News Editor. Somalian Hussain, 23, from Upton Park was found gui

A rapist who has gone to ground.

Mahad Cabdi Hussain disappeared early last month before he could be tried on charges connected with sex attacks against a young woman, writes PAT COUGHTREY, News Editor.

Somalian Hussain, 23, from Upton Park was found guilty in his absence.

Detective Sergeant Gerard Healy from Newham's Sapphire Unit said: "Hussain has been convicted of the rape of a vulnerable female. We would urge anyone with information to urgently contact police so that the courts can impose a suitable sentence for these serious crimes."

Anybody with information should contact the officer on (020) 8217 5248.

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