McCann suspects to be given 'Arguidos' status

The suspects being questioned in Portugal in connection with the disappearance of Madeleine McCann are to be given Arguidos status.

ITV News Correspondent Neil Connery is in Portugal:

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#McCann suspects will be given Arguidos status - meaning they are deemed to be persons of interest to the investigation.

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For clarification - Arguidos is the status given to a formal suspect of a crime here and grants them certain rights.

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