Police: 10 teams currently searching for missing April

There are currently 10 specialist teams searching for missing five-year-old April Jones, Dyfed-Powys Police said.

The search continues utilising teams from across the UK.The numbers of teams and officers searching increase and decrease to meet demand and requirements for specific search areas.

Currently we have 10 specialist teams searching Dyfi and Tanycoed forests. We will continue searching as long as we have viable lines of enquiry and it is unhelpful to speculate on how long that will take.

We are committed to doing all we can to bring the search operation to a successful conclusion. Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing to support April’s family and maintaining dialogue with the community to keep the area of Machynlleth updated.

– Dyfed-Powys Police statement

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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.