Inmate Given Second Life Term For Mark Bridger Attack

An inmate who attacked Mark Bridger in prison has been given a second life sentence.

24-year-old convicted murderer and rapist Juvinal Ferreira attacked Bridger, jailed for the murder of five-year-old April Jones, with a knife, made from a razor, at Wakefield prison in July.

According to reports Ferreira attacked Bridger to try and make him reveal where April Jones's body is hidden.

In addition to the second life term, Ferreira's minimum term was increased by five year.


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