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Police to examine two more sites in Madeleine search

The latest on the search for Madeleine McCann in Portugal, as British police continue investigations at a number of sites around the holiday resort where the three-year-old from Leicestershire went missing seven years ago.

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Search area in Praia de Luz was waste land in 2007

Officers have started working on waste land in Praia de Luz in Portugal Credit: ITV News Central

ITV News Central reporter Gareth Owen says an area being searched by police in Praia de Luz in Portugal was waste land in 2007.

The site is a short distance from the apartment where Madeleine McCann, from Rothley in Leicestershire, had been staying.

At the time of her disappearance, the patch of waste land was not cordoned off.

Gareth Owen says more recently the area has been roped off for possible building work.

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