'My wife is still alive' claims cruise ship murder suspect

Lawyer calls for Interpol search to find missing passenger as husband says she may have returned to Dublin

MYSTERY AT SEA: IT consultant Daniel Belling and his wife Li Yinglei, who vanished during a family cruise in the Med on board the MSC Magnifica Picture: Kyran O'Brien

Maeve Sheehan

The Dublin-based IT consultant in prison in Italy on suspicion of murdering his wife during a Mediterranean cruise believes she is still alive and is either in Dublin or her native China.