Queenstown: False Madeleine McCann Sighting
Queenstown: False Madeleine McCann
Queenstown Police investigating a reported
sighting of missing British girl Madeline McCann say they
have identified the young girl seen in Queenstown on New
Years Eve and are 'absolutely satisfied' that she is not the
Detective Sergeant Brian Cameron
declined to release any details of the identified child
stating only that this was not the first occasion that
someone had contacted Police remarking on the similarity
between the two
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