Madeleine McCann: Convicted British paedophile once lived in New Zealand

A convicted British paedophile who once lived in New Zealand is being extradited from Malta for questioning over the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.

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British newspapers report Roderick Macdonald, 76, was living in the Portuguese city of Algarve in 2007 at the same time the three-year-old disappeared from her family’s holiday apartment.

It’s understood authorities want to question Macdonald about a possible pedophile ring that operated in Algarve when Madeleine vanished.The 76-year-old, who is also known as Roderick Robinson, was convicted in 2012 for abusing two girls in Brighton.