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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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12 week prison sentence for man who posted 'grossly offensive' comments about April Jones

Matthew Woods pleaded guilty in court this morning. Credit: Lancashire police

A man from Lancashire has been jailed under the 2003 Communications Act after posting 'grossly offensive' comments about April Jones online.

20-year-old Matthew Wood pleaded guilty in court this morning and was sentenced to 12 weeks in prison. Magistrates said his comments were so abhorrent he deserved the longest sentence they could pass.

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