FUGITIVE socialite Ghislaine Maxwell has been hiding out in a sprawling Paris apartment close to Jeffrey Epstein’s £7million paedo pad, we can reveal. Maxwell, one of the world’s most wanted women,…
“She wants to remain in France for as long as she can to take advantage of extradition laws and has a huge network of contacts willing to keep her hidden.
“Under French law anyone born on French soil is safe from extradition to another country, regardless of the alleged crime.
“It doesn’t mean she won’t be prosecuted for her links to Epstein but if she does end up facing charges it will be in France and not the US.”
Maxwell, who is accused of procuring underage girls for Epstein, emerged from her bolthole on a number of occasions, each time with a scarf wrapped tightly around her face to conceal her identity.
She strolled past sprawling Avenue Matignon’s upmarket art galleries and top-end restaurants and cafes, which include posh Market, Le Berkeley and Le Bristol.
One local said: “She was here just before France announced its coronavirus lockdown.