SURIN - An elderly British teacher who altered his age in his passport so he could continue teaching at a school in Buri Ram now faces charges of passport forgery and possessing fake documents.
Benjamin Anthony Williams, 66, was arrested on Thursday by immigration officials in Surin province.
Officials suspected his passport had been tampered with when a machine could not read the information from the travel document.
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