Search for April Jones

The search for missing Machynlleth five-year-old April Jones continues. A fund set up to assist the search operation has so far amassed over £60,000.

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Police 'completely overwhelmed' by public support

Dyfed Powys Police say they have been ‘completely overwhelmed’ by the continued support from the public as they search for April Jones.

At a press conference this afternoon, Superintendent Ian John said ‘countless examples’ of kindness had been shown 'by people far and wide'.

He thanked those who have turned up 'laden with food and drink' for officers working in challenging conditions.

He also outlined the continuing search operation, which now involves all blue-light services including the fire service, ambulance crews, coastguards, the RNLI and RAF mountain rescue teams.

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