Christian Bruecknerthe main suspect in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, was photographed in a party with friends “full of alcohol” just weeks after being questioned by the authorities regarding the case of the British minor. Even the man’s acquaintances described him as “the life and soul” of the party, offering free alcoholic drinks to his guests and keeping the festivities going until late into the night.
According to the British media Daily Mailwhich had access to the images, the photos were taken in 2013 during the celebration of the suspect’s 37th birthday with a group of friends. The celebration took place at a kiosk in Braunschweig, Germany, which Brueckner ran from 2012 to 2016.
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The photographs show him with his loved ones smiling and laughing, while eating different foods such as meat, volovanes, Russian salad and Spanish tortilla. In this regard, a former friend of the German declared to The Sun that the suspect was “the life and soul” of the party. “He got everyone drunk with free drinks and we ended up partying until two or three in the morning. His birthday was the same. “It ended up being a very long night,” he said.
Other images portray him hugging his dog while he is on the ground. In this regard, it is believed that said animal It is the same one that the police found in 2016 buried next to the memory cards that contained videos of child abuse.
This week, Brueckner will face trial for separate sexual assaults which he committed in different European countries between 2000 and 2017. Despite being the main suspect and being investigated by German authorities for five years, Brueckner has not yet been charged for Maddie’s disappearance. In addition to this, in April of last year it was reported that he might not face charges in Germany in the British minor’s case, after a court ruled that prosecutors did not have jurisdiction to bring a case against him.
An integral part of the upcoming trial is petty criminal and Brueckner’s former friend, Helge Buschingwho stated in the past that The suspect confessed to the crime by stating that the girl “did not scream” when she was kidnapped.
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“He said ‘she didn’t scream, she didn’t scream’, that’s what Brueckner said and then I looked at Mr. Brueckner and thought ‘what are you telling me now?'” Busching told journalist Jutta Rabe in an audio broadcast on the program 60 Minutes. “And then her reaction to that, like, ‘Huh? What did you just say? She didn’t scream? How could you know?’ At that moment, [Busching] realized, ‘[Brueckner] he knows’. ‘He, he’s been there. ‘He kidnapped her’“said Rabe.
Busching claimed to have reported his suspicions to the police twice.first to Scotland Yard in 2008 and again on the 10th anniversary of Madeleine’s disappearance, although her trail was not followed up until 2020.
At that time, telephone data obtained by the German police Brueckner was located near the vacation home where the girl was kidnapped. That information, together with the statement of his former friend, made the German the main suspect in the case.
As reported 60 Minutes, Busching will give evidence that he saw videos of Brueckner attacking women in the trial that will take place this February 16 for cases unrelated to Madeleine’s disappearance. In addition to that, the man indicated that he had been receiving periodic letters from the suspect in prison.
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For his part, the prosecutor in the McCann case, Hans Christian Wolters, stated to 60 Minutes that He had no doubt that Brueckner is his prime suspect. and that Busching was a “credible” witness who testified in another case against Brueckner. “The investigation is still ongoing. We have work to do and when we will come to an end, and if we think it is enough, we will charge Christian B and if it is not enough then we will have to close the case,” he said.
The main male suspect denied all allegations made against him in the McCann case. However, in the past he was accused of a series of sexual crimes against women and children, including multiple rapes, for which he will be tried on February 16. Furthermore, about him He had already been sentenced to 7 years for the robbery and abuse of a 72-year-old woman..