A source said that the main suspect Madeleine McCann had “many people” willing to provide an alibi.
Convicted rapist Christian B was named by German prosecutors in 2020 but they have yet to build a case against the 44-year-old.
Three-year-old Madeleine disappeared from her bed while on vacation with her parents and family friends at a resort in Praia da Luz, Portugal in 2007.
ONE new witness statement was with him around that time and also claims the convicted rapist remained calm when she was with him.
She also claimed that they were stopped by the police, who reported no suspicious activity.
But now The Sun can reveal she’s one of the “many witnesses” Christian B will turn to if asked again about the Maddie case.
A source said: ‘He denied from day one that he had anything to do with Maddie’s disappearance.
“That’s why his legal team is always working on one thing – building a case to back up this claim.
“They were pleased that there were some people who would support his story that he was nowhere near the resort the night Maddie went missing.
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“One woman said she would make a statement about this. And many witnesses will follow. “
The source explained “these guys have no interest in covering up” to Christian B.
“They simply don’t want to see the wrongly convicted and let Maddie’s real kidnapper remain large. That’s why they will speak up.”
Meanwhile, The Sun can reveal Portuguese police are still “convincing” Christian B has nothing to do with Maddie’s disappearance.
The source added: “Officers in the Algarve have long believed that German police are trying to arrest the wrong person in this case.
“Detectives in Praia da Luz ruled him out years ago – especially because his story about where he was and what he was doing was examined.”
In the first day of this month, prosecutors denied the claims The case against Christian B is about to fall.
A team led by a former detective claimed to have spotted the sex predator, 44, “30 minutes” from the resort in Praia da Luz, Portugal when Madeleine disappeared.
Details of its probe will be available in Channel 5 documentary Madeleine McCann: Investigating a Key Suspect that airs this spring.
https://www.the-sun.com/news/4535071/madeleine-mccann-suspect-alibi/ Madeleine McCann suspects Christian B has the ‘NUMBER of people willing to provide an alibi for the day the toddler disappeared’