Paedophile suspect held in Thailand

Canadian to be held in Thai jail for at least 12 days pending molestation charges.

    The Canadian school teacher is accused of sexually abusing boys across Southeast Asia [AFP]

    He was taken to the national police headquarters on Friday, but details of his capture remain sketchy.

     

    Unmasked

     

    Neil could face up to 20 years in jail if convicted.

     

    The international search comes after German police discovered photographs on the internet three years ago of a man raping 12 boys in Vietnam and Cambodia.

     

    German police computer experts unscrambled the digitally swirled image in the photographs.

     

    It was the first time Interpol made a worldwide appeal to the public to find someone.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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