Belgians Test DNA After Maddy Sighting

Restaurant patron spots child resembling missing 4-year-old
By Heather McPherson,  Newser User
Posted Aug 3, 2007 4:04 PM CDT
Real Madrid supporters display a banner reading "all with Madeline," a British girl who disappeared on May 3 in Portugal as they celebrate at Cibeles square that Real Madrid soccer team won the Spanish...   (Associated Press)
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(Newser) – Belgian authorities have taken DNA from a bottle after a child therapist said she was “100% sure” she’d spotted Madeline McCann, who has been missing for exactly 3 months. The Guardian reports that the child was seen with a Dutch man and English-speaking woman at a restaurant. The therapist noticed the adults were acting strangely, then recognized the girl.

"She works with children and noticed something unusual," a Belgian police spokeswoman said of the witness. "That is why we are taking it seriously." The child, who had long blond hair and appeared to be 5 or 6 years old, left with the couple before police answered a distress call. Result of the DNA tests are expected next week.