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April search switches focus

Police have said that the search of April Jones' home town of Machynlleth is almost complete. Superintendent Ian John, who is leading the search, said the focus is now turning to the village of Ceinws where suspect Mark Bridger used to live.

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'Vigilante mob' turned up outside home of April Jones Facebook poster

A man who was today convicted of writing offensive comments about April Jones on his Facebook page may not be able to return home after a "vigilante mob" gathered outside, according to his solicitor.

Around 50 people turned up outside Matthew Woods' house in Chorley, Lancashire and police had to arrest him at a different address for his own safety.

David Edwards, defending, said: "In one moment of drunken stupidness he placed himself at Public Enemy Number Two".

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