Twist in the Maddie McCann case, this little girl who disappeared on September 7, 2007 in Praia da Luz, Portugal, at the age of 3 and a half. Investigators are currently exploring a new avenue. Indeed, the main suspect, Christian Brueckner, would have been helped by an accomplice. Investigators are currently looking for a German man who was residing near the Praia da Luz at the time of the little girl’s disappearance. He would have helped Christian Brueckner snatch little Maddie from her bed on that famous day in 2007, while Kate and Gerry McCann at a dinner party with friends at a restaurant 120 meters from their hotel room in the resort complex. the resort.
The Portuguese television channel RTP1 indicated in its program Sexta As 9 that “the German detectives have confirmed their suspicion that Christian Brueckner had an accomplice”, we can read. Christian Brueckner’s lawyer Friedrich Fuelche has pleaded that his client is a scapegoat by investigators who have very little evidence, according to him, pointing out that their main source Helge Brusching is a convicted criminal and therefore a source which is unreliable.
A new suspect
In June, the police were interested in a new suspect, in the person of Christian Brueckner. The excavation of a allotment garden near Hanover (Germany) followed. Shovels, shovels and sniffer dogs were used to scrutinize every corner of the place. Already convicted of another case, this German repetitive pedophile has been implicated in a rape in Portugal.
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