Madeleine McCann hunt: Parents hire crack USA
Kate and Gerry
McCann have hired a team of top US investigators
to spearhead the hunt for their missing daughter
The top secret
outfit includes former CIA, FBI and American
special forces personnel.
Madeleine Fund appointed the US operators - who
are on a massive ?500,000 six-month contract -
earlier this year. They have replaced Metodo 3
as the lead investigators on the case.
team will continue to chase leads in the region
where Madeleine was taken.
family friend said last night: "It was felt that
a truly international firm was now needed to
lead the inquiry. These really are the big
yesterday said a girl caught on CCTV in Brussels
was not Madeleine.
father recognised her and told Belgian cops the
North African woman with the girl was her