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Madeleine McCann: 7 Arguidos, DNA, A Lone Woman And Exclusives

by | 11th, November 2014

MADELEINE McCann: a look at reporting on the missing child in the news. Today the tabloids’ ‘Our Maddie’ is back on the Mirror’s front page:




The ‘EXCLUSIVE’ news is that there a ‘Brit Man & Woman’ are ‘NEW SUSPECTS’.

David Collins and Russell Myers report:

The pair, who live in Portugal, are among seven new suspects who Met police will order to provide a DNA sample. A source said Scotland Yard investigators believe they have “identified certain people who have vital information

Progress, then.

It is believed that the expats may know each other but it has not been revealed if they are a couple.

So. Just sound detective work, then, but preseted to Mirror readers as progress.

The DNA of the seven suspects will be matched against evidence taken from the apartment at the Ocean Club resort in the resort town of Praia da Luz where Madeleine was staying…


A source said: “After reviewing thousands of pieces of evidence, Scotland Yard investigators believe they have identified certain people who have vital information. It is likely the British suspects are already known to the investigation.”

So. To recap: the Mirror says there are “new” suspects, but they might not be new.

It is understood some of the suspects know each other or worked together at the Ocean Club resort. At least two of them are believed to have criminal records and some made phone calls to each other on the night Madeleine disappeared.

Making a phone call to workmates on the night of the biggest story of the last decade is evidence?

It is believed that the two British suspects were spoken to by Portuguese police after Madeleine vanished.

And as for it being an ‘EXCLUSIVE’, well, one day easlier ITV reported:

Two Brits among seven new suspects in Madeleine McCann investigation

And the story is full of facts:

A British man and woman are among seven people to be questioned as suspects in the Madeleine McCann investigation. The seven will be spoken to by officers between November 24 and November 28 in Faro.

Two women will be questioned the British one and another of Eastern or Central European origin. Five men, two British

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