If it's true that he likes children -- and not in a nice way -- then he is nothing more than a pervert.
Sisters In Islam calls for an end to child marriages as it is an unacceptable practice. Read Marina Mahathir's letter on behalf of SIS to the New Straits Times (Tuesday, March 16 2010).
Also read the NST editorial "Paedophilia By Another Name" (Wednesday, March 17, 2010)
I couldn't have said it better.