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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Focus of search for April switches to suspect's village

Dyfed Powys 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 that focus is now turning to the village of Ceinws where suspect Mark Bridger used to live. He said:

We've nearly completed our searches here [in Machynlleth] and we're now focusing our search operation today in the Ceinws area and for the rest of the weekend if we shouldn't find April today, throughout this weekend in and around the surrounding towns and villages.

– Supt Ian John, Dyfed Powys Police

He added that there has been an "influx of officers from other parts of the UK" to help with the search.

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