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Madeleine McCann suspects Christian Brueckner of giving an alibi and claims he had sex when she disappeared


The prime suspect in Madeleine McCann’s disappearance – exactly 15 years ago today – claims he had sex in a motorhome with a woman he believes would provide him with an alibi.

Christian Brueckner, 44, was officially named as a suspect in the toddler’s 2007 disappearance last month, but has not been charged with a crime.

Now the German suspect insists he was nowhere near the resort town of Praia de Luz in Portugal’s Algarve region the night McCann disappeared, according to Sky News.

McCann’s heartbroken parents, Kate and Gerry McCann, released a statement on May 3 in light of the 15th anniversary of her disappearance.

“It doesn’t seem harder than any other, but it doesn’t seem easier either. It is very long,” they wrote. “Regardless of the outcome, Madeleine will always be our daughter and a truly horrific crime has been committed. These things will remain.

The German suspect says he had sex in an RV the night McCann disappeared.
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Madeleine McCann suspects Christian Brueckner of giving an alibi and claims he had sex when she disappeared
Madeleine McCann went missing exactly 15 years ago today.
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Brueckner claims he drove his alleged sex partner to a nearby airport for her flight home the next day. He says they spent the night in a motorhome in Faro, about an hour’s drive from Praia de Luz.

Brueckner, called Christian B in Germany because of the country’s strict privacy laws, claims the couple were arrested and photographed at a police checkpoint, according to Sky News.

“Madeleine will always be our daughter and a truly horrific crime has been committed.”

Kate and Gerry McCann, parents of Madeleine

At airport security, the woman – who was on vacation with her parents – was arrested for having illegal pepper spray in her bag. She then appeared in court, Brueckner claims.

Brueckner says Portuguese officials must have a record of these events and should be able to follow his alibi.

Madeleine McCann suspects Christian Brueckner of giving an alibi and claims he had sex when she disappeared
Madeleine McCann’s parents, Kate and Gerry, have released a statement on the 15th anniversary of her disappearance.
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But German prosecutor Hans Christian Wolters, who is leading the investigation, apparently contradicted Brueckner’s potential alibi.

Wolters said “nothing” he had heard so far could be a valid alibi for Brueckner.

“What we found, it all went the other way, so it was pretty incriminating, without me being able to expand on that now,” Wolters told Sky News.

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