MoD: April suspect has never been in armed forces

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has said that Mark Bridger, a suspect in the April Jones case, had not been a soldier. A spokesman said: "Mark Bridger has never been a member of the armed forces."

There have been some media reports that Mr Bridger had been in the Army until 1990.


April suspect decision looms

Detectives investigating the abduction of April Jones have until this afternoon to charge or release murder suspect Mark Bridger.