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# machynlleth - Monday 13 January, 2014

Killer of April Jones drops appeal against sentence

Mark Bridger was sentenced last May for the abduction and murder of the five-year-old, from Machynlleth in Powys, Wales.

# machynlleth - Friday 3 May, 2013

Man accused of murdering April Jones 'approached her sister on Facebook'

The court was also shown images of April’s final hours as the trial of 47-year-old Mark Bridger continued.

# machynlleth - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

'Blood and bone fragments' found at home of April Jones murder suspect

The five-year-old has been missing since 1 October 2012. The trial heard bone fragments and blood were found at Bridger’s home.

# machynlleth - Friday 12 October, 2012

Search for April Jones continues as parents thank those looking for her

Coral and Paul Jones met with some of the team who are looking for the five-year-old. Meanwhile, it is being reported that Prince William could join the search.

# machynlleth - Monday 8 October, 2012

April Jones murder suspect “tearful” in court

Mark Bridger, 46, appeared at Aberystwyth Magistrates’ Court charged with the murder of the missing girl.

# machynlleth - Saturday 6 October, 2012

April Jones: Mark Bridger charged with her murder and abduction

46-year-old Bridger was also charged with attempting to pervert the course of justice. Police in Wales say they remain committed to searching for April.

# machynlleth - Friday 5 October, 2012

Police now treating April Jones disappearance as murder investigation

Police also say it is “no longer appropriate” for members of the public to continue helping in the search for the five-year-old.

April Jones: Leading forensic psychologist now aiding search

The search for five-year-old April Jones has will continue today, despite adverse weather conditions.

# machynlleth - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Update: Search for April Jones to continue through the night

Earlier today, the missing girl’s older sister made an emotional appeal for April’s return. “It’s been too long,” she said.

Police search home of April Jones suspect

Police are searching the rented home of Mark Bridger, the 46-year-old arrested in connection with April’s disappearance.

# machynlleth - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

April Jones: Police looking at 20 sites as search continues Abduction This post contains images

April Jones: Police looking at 20 sites as search continues

Sky News is now reporting that the missing 5-year-old suffers from Cerebral Palsy.

Police use heat-seeking technology in bid to find missing April Jones

Welsh police have narrowed their search and employed thermal imaging technology in their search for the missing five-year-old following the arrest of a man last night.

# machynlleth - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Man arrested over April Jones disappearance, police hope she is still alive

Reg Bevan from Dyded-Powys Police told a press conference a short time ago: “We’re pursuing all lines of inquiry with a view that April is still alive.”

Fears for welfare of abducted Welsh girl April Jones, 5

Police and locals have spent the night searching for April Jones, who was last seen getting into a van at about 7:30pm.