Man to appear in court for April Jones Facebook comments

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A Chorley man will appear in court on Monday charged with posting allegedly offensive comments about missing five-year-old April Jones on Facebook.

Matthew Wood, 20, of Eaves Lane, Chorley was arrested and charged on Saturday.

He will appear at Chorley Magistrates on October 8 charged under Section 127 of the Communications Act 2003 with sending by means of a public electronic communications network a message or other matter that is grossly offensive.