Nakscije Miftari was a teenage girlfriend of Christian Brueckner, the lead suspect in Maddie’s disappearance Maddie McCann suspect Christian Brueckner with his girlfriend Nakscije Miftari, who police believe may hold vital information about the four-year-old’s disappearance
The suspect Christian Brueckner was born in Germany in 1976, but moved to Portugal in his late teens. He was arrested in Germany last year and sentenced to seven years for raping an American woman in Portugal, two years before Maddie disappeared. Braunschweig’s public prosecutor, Hans Christian Wolters, said in an interview with “The Sun”:
“The public prosecutor’s office in Braunschweig is investigating a 43-year-old German citizen on suspicion of murder. From that, you can see that we assume that the girl is dead, “said the defender.
Maddie McCann suspect Christian Brueckner with his girlfriend Nakscije Miftari, who police believe may hold vital information about the four-year-old’s disappearance
Family has hope
The police also said they had determined the method used to kill Madeleine. No bodies have yet been found. The girl’s parents, Kate and Gerry, said in a statement released before the German prosecutor said that “all we ever want is to find her, find out the truth and bring those responsible? To justice”.
“We will never lose hope of finding Madeleine alive, but whatever the outcome, we need to know how we need to find peace,” they said.
Referring to the suspect, the prosecutor also said that the man “is a sex offender who has also been convicted several times for sexual abuse against children.