53 year old Borce Ristevski was charged with murder of his wife, Karen Ristevski and was arrested by the detectives of Victoria's missing persons squad.
The arrest took place before 7:30 am. Borce did not apply for bail and stayed in custody until his lawyer, Rob Stary declared a not guilty pleasure for his client.
Despite denying his involvement in his wife's murder. Secuirty camera footages and neighbours did not see Karen leaving the house. There was no trace of her gold bag and mobile phone.Police traced pings from the couple's phones and found that Borce's phone was switched off for 2.5 hours on the day she vanished.
In June the police found a footage showing a Mercedes Benz SK Coupe driving over a railway crossing at 11:12 am on the day she disappeared. The car was Borce's and the police believe he was carrying her dead body for disposal. Borce will remain in jail and will appear at court on 18th April.