A 55-year-old registered sex offender is on the run in Melbourne.
Victoria Police issued an urgent alert on Saturday afternoon, after Paul Kraft failed to comply with his reporting obligations.
Officers allege the registered sex offenders ‘is actively avoiding police’.
The 55-year-old is believed to live in the Sandringham area and he is known to frequent the bayside area of Melbourne, including Beaumaris, Black Rock, Mentone and Mordialloc.
Victoria Police issued an urgent alert after Paul Kraft failed to comply with his reporting obligations
Kraft was last seen by police in January when he visited a police station to pick up some belongings.
Victoria Police have released an image of Kraft amid their hunt for the sex offender.
They said he is also known to go by the name Paul Fleming.
Kraft is of a medium built and about 187cm tall. He has short brown wavy hair, hazel eyes and a fair complexion.
Anyone who sees Kraft is urged to contact police immediately.