The Mysterious Disappearance Of Madeleine McCann

Incredible | 9/24/19

The last time three-year-old Madeleine McCann was seen was on May 3, 2007. She and her family were on vacation in Portugal when Madeleine went missing in the middle of the night. The Portuguese police got involved, and when they couldn’t find her, other countries stepped in to help these terrified parents find their daughter.

The search continued for months, but there was still no sign of Madeleine. It’s been over a decade since this little girl disappeared and authorities still don’t know what happened to her. There are some theories as to her whereabouts, but none of those theories have been confirmed. Keep reading to find out who may have taken Madeline McCann and where the investigation stands today.

The Day She Went Missing

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Over the years, Madeleine’s story has attracted a lot of interest. Nobody can quite fathom how a little girl can disappear without a trace. Netflix released a documentary called The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann which brought even more publicity to this now decade-old story.

There have been theories about what may have happened to Madeline. Some people think she might even still be alive. The details surrounding this case do lead to some pretty interesting places.