Detectives reviewing the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have identified at least "a handful of people of interest" in connection with the case, Scotland Yard has confirmed.
The purpose of the review was to look at the case with fresh eyes and there is always real benefit in doing so. The review has further identified both investigative and forensic opportunities to support the Portuguese.
There is more than a handful of people of interest which could be explored further if only to be eliminated.
The key things are to investigate the case and our work is happening to support the Portuguese.
Madeleine McCann detectives identified at least "a handful of people of interest" as part of a review of the case.
A timeline of some of the key events since Madeleine McCann disappeared in 2007 following reports suspects have been identified.