Yes , great shame the police did not get to search the house in Rothley as I too believe the answer sits right on a mantle shelf as to the whereabouts of Maddie McCann !
Last updated at 09:35 20 September 2007
DNA 'evidence' in the case against the McCanns could have come from leaking rubbish bags, it was claimed last night.
Friends of the couple say they routinely used their hired Renault Scenic to ferry bin bags from their home to the rubbish collection point.
Portuguese police claim to have found 'bodily fluids' containing Madeleine's DNA in the vehicle.
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Read more...The friend said: "When the McCanns got to their villa there were not any proper dustbins there and they had to take the household waste to a communal disposal area.
"The site was about half a mile away and the McCanns drove the rubbish in the car.
"Who's to say that the nappy bag didn't leak and leave the twins' DNA somewhere?"
The evidence of bodily fluids in the Renault constitutes a key plank of the Portuguese case against the McCanns.
Meanwhile Portuguese detectives have taken a step closer to being able to search the McCann family home.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-482846/Madeleine-DNA-evidence-bin-bag.html#ixzz1e3Z8998q