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Convicted Lanarkshire paedophile who fled to Thailand arrested on international warrant after eight-year hunt

A Lanarkshire paedophile who was convicted of possession of indecent images of children eight years ago has been arrested in Thailand on an international warrant.

William Dempster, 46, is set to be extradited back to Scotland after being taken into police custody yesterday following an operation involving officers across the globe.

Following extensive enquiries by Police Scotland, the National Crime Agency and the Royal Thai Police, Dempster was arrested in Pattaya.

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