April Jones: Man due to enter plea

Mark Bridger
47-year-old Mark Bridger was arrested shortly after April Jones disappeared Credit: Dyfed Powys Police

A man charged with the murder of missing school-girl April Jones is due to enter his plea in court later.

47-year-old Mark Bridger is also charged with her abduction. The five-year-old was last seen playing outside her home in Machynlleth in October. Police are still searching for her.

April Jones
April Jones went missing in October from her home in Machynlleth. Credit: Dyfed Powys Police/Family


Man denies April Jones murder

Mark Bridger, 47, has denied murdering five-year-old April Jones from Machynlleth. His defence barrister said he was 'probably responsible' for her death.