The US police officer charged with shooting 20-year-old Andrew Hanlon from Dundrum in Dublin has been arrested in Oregon on child sex abuse charges.

Tony Gonzalez is being held without bail on multiple counts relating to the sexual abuse of a minor.

The girl and her mother reported the abuse on Saturday, and Mr Gonzalez was subsequently arrested.

The 35-year-old police officer was already on administrative leave pending the investigation into the fatal shooting of Andrew Hanlon in Silverton, Oregon, on 30 June.