Friday, October 5, 2012

Mark Bridger Arrested on suspicion of murder

The man held over the disappearance of April Jones has been arrested on suspicion of her murder, police have announced.

The 46-year-old continues to be questioned, police said at a news conference, and the arrest "does not detract from our efforts to locate April and we remain committed to finding her".

Detective Superintendent Reg Bevan said: "Her family has been informed of this development and as you would expect they continue to be supported by a family liaison officer."

Sky's Martin Brunt said: "Clearly it appears that the police are looking for a body now and have given up hope of finding April alive." Read More