Prisoner admits attacking April Jones' killer in jail

Mark Bridger, pictured after he was given a whole life sentence for abducting and killing April Jones in May. Credit: PA

A prisoner has admitted attacking Mark Bridger - the man convicted of the murder of Machynlleth schoolgirl April Jones - inside Wakefield Prison.

Juvinai Ferreira, 22, pleaded guilty to wounding Bridger when he appeared at Leeds Crown Court via video-link this morning.

He will be sentenced on 2 October.