It appears the suspected paedophile whose photograph was unscrambled by Interpol is now on the run in Thailand, in a new picture taken at Bangkok airport. Nicknamed “Vico”, Thai police believe he is 32-year-old Canadian Christopher Paul Neil, and he entered their country on October 11. For three years Neil has evaded police, recently working as an English teacher in South Korea.
Interpol’s first-ever international appeal for witnesses may have produced results. Now all that remains is to find their man, and sort out the legal processes whereby he can be tried.