I know Brückner took Maddie McCann, says his partner in crime

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I know Brückner took Maddie McCann, says his partner in crime

Drifter who lived with ‘pervert’ says he was always on the dark web and suspects it involved drugs and porn

Jamie Johnson and Jon Clarke

The former best friend of the man suspected of abducting Madeleine McCann says he is sure the German paedophile took the young girl.

In an extraordinary interview with this publication, Michael Tatschl, an Austrian drifter who lived with Christian Brückner in Portugal, said he has told the police all about his “sick” and “perverted” friend, who used to brag about his criminal exploits.

He has urged Brückner to “admit it to the police and close it for good”...

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