Artist's impression of Mark Bridger in court
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April Jones trial: Mark Bridger cross-examination ends

Evidence in the trial of a man accused of murdering five-year-old April Jones in a sexually motivated attack has concluded.

Mark Bridger, 47, of Ceinws, Powys, denies abducting and murdering April, who went missing near her Machynlleth home on 1 October 2012.

April's parents Coral and Paul hugged as the defence case ended at Mold Crown Court.

The judge told the jury it was now a "very important" stage of the trial.

Cemlyn Davies reports from the court on the end of Mr Bridger's cross-examination.

Evidence in April trial concludes

  • 24 May 2013
  • From the section Wales