[Ed. note: The girl was abducted in 2007. She was 3 at the time.]
Six prison officers on a “lads’ weekend” wore T-shirts claiming they “had” Madeleine McCann in a stunt that resulted in one of them getting the sack.
The warder and his colleagues from Wandsworth prison in south London wore T-shirts bearing the message “We have Madeleine McCann” written in pen.
They were wearing them on a drunken night out.
Pictures uploaded on Facebook led to jail bosses finding out about the prank – two months after it had happened.
One man lost his job over the incident and five others have been disciplined. An inquiry has been launched.
A Prison Service spokesman said: “An investigation has taken place at HMP Wandsworth and appropriate disciplinary action has been taken following an incident concerning a number of prison officers outside of working hours and away from the prison.