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April suspect decision looms

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

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Decision on April murder suspect well before deadline

I understand a decision on whether to charge or release Mark Bridger over the murder of April Jones is likely to be made well before the 5pm deadline tomorrow - perhaps in the morning.

A CPS lawyer has been "embedded" with detectives at Aberystwyth police station in recent days to speed up analysis of evidence.

In the last half hour a lot of detectives have gathered at the station for what looks like a long night ahead.

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