After a period of certain “paralysis”, the Madeleine McCann case is back in the spotlight reflector. It is that at the request of a German prosecutor’s office the largest search operation of the last 9 years is being carried out.
Maddyas she was affectionately called, she was 3 years old when she disappeared on May 3, 2007 from the Praia da Luz resort, Portugalwhen he was on vacation with his family.
As revealed by sources linked to the investigation, the famous pink pajamas the girl she wore the night she disappeared is one of main objectives of the intense investigation.
Based on information obtained by German investigators who believe that Christian Brueckner, a pedophile detained there, is the prime suspect, this new operation focuses on the Barragem do Arade reservoir50 kilometers from where Madeleine disappeared.
In particular, they found photos in their possession that led to a search of the entire area.
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The reports you have accessed Daily mail say the officers, acting on “credible information,” are looking for fragments of clothes and old rags which may be related to his disappearance.
For its part, a family spokesman assured that Kate and Gerry McCann, the parents of the little girl, were informed minute by minute of the progress and movements that are being made.
Portuguese and German police detectives who worked in the area on Tuesday May 23 took “several bags” local. And the operation continues this Wednesday with this objective.
THE the area surrounding the dam was closed and the divers of the force entered the water early Tuesday. In addition, several officers with hoes and other items began to do so rake the ground completely.
The police also used a drone to scan the place from above and searched with sniffer dogs on both sides of the body of water trying to find evidence linking the disappearance of Madeleine McCann to the German prisonerpublic Daily mail.
The images that reach the press show the agents removing bags from a warehousebut it is not yet known what was inside.
“The search is being taken very seriously and is completely controlled by the Germans. They have asked the Portuguese officers to help them look for any evidence, but mostly rags“a source said the sun.
In this sense, Times reported that the madeleine pajamaswhat it was pink with drawings of Igor (Eeyore in English) from Winnie The Poohwas the central goal of the research.
Madeleine McCann case: who is Christian Brueckner, the main suspect
Christian Brücknera convicted child molester and drug dealer, is behind bars in Germany for having raped a 72-year-old woman in the same area of the Algarve region where McCann disappeared. At the same time.
The German police indicated this in June 2020 they thought Madeleine was dead and that Brueckner was probably responsible. As it happens, he lived in that area of the Algarve in 2007 and called this dam on which the research is focused “my little paradise”.
For his part, the attacker has always denied any connection to the case and has not yet been charged with any crimes related to the baby Maddy.
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