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Madeleine McCann
« on: June 03, 2020, 09:09:50 PM »
Police identify suspect in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-52914016

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Re: Madeleine McCann
« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2020, 09:20:11 PM »
Feels like they're clutching at straws!
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Re: Madeleine McCann
« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2020, 09:55:21 PM »
They've been clutching at straws for 13 years now... ::)
My dad seems to think this is a bit more viable, though, from Portuguese news. I'm still quite sceptical.
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Re: Madeleine McCann
« Reply #3 on: June 05, 2020, 08:07:53 AM »
I never got why this special case is so much more important than all the other cases where children disappeared...
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Re: Madeleine McCann
« Reply #4 on: June 06, 2020, 03:32:09 AM »
I never got why this special case is so much more important than all the other cases where children disappeared...
Possibly because it’s never been solved. It draws parallels with the Jon Benet Ramsay case in the US, the Azaria Chamberlain case here in Australia, as well as the disappearance of Karmein Chan and the Shirley Collins and Beaumont kids cases. In most of those bodies were found, but never satisfactorily resolved. With McCann there are so many unanswered questions and that always attracts a lot of public attention.
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Re: Madeleine McCann
« Reply #5 on: June 06, 2020, 06:04:33 AM »
@Elfy it isn't the only unsolved cold case in history!
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Re: Madeleine McCann
« Reply #6 on: June 06, 2020, 07:44:47 AM »
@Elfy it isn't the only unsolved cold case in history!
It is one of the most recent, and it also involves a young child. This one is interesting to people I feel, because there is so little to go on, which leaves more questions unanswered and only fuels the speculation.
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