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Maryam Hamka Biography
Maryam Hamka disappeared after leaving a Woolworths store on Albert Street in the downtown suburb of Brunswick at 5.30pm last Saturday. She is described as her 165cm tall, slim complexion and long black hair, brown eyes and olive complexion.
“We are very stressed … we just want answers,” Ms. Hamka’s sister Amel Hamka told 9News.
How old was Maryam Hamka ?
Maryam Hamka is 36 years old.
She was last seen in a black dress and she had told the family that she intended to visit a friend in Brighton before her disappearance. Her loved ones are very fearful for her safety and say that it is out of the question that Ms. Hamka has not contacted her sister by now.
Ms. Hamka’s family said that it is unusual for her not to call or register her nephew whom she saw almost every day.
“That she just disappears, that she does not call him and control him, she is very out of place.”
Last night, detectives searched property in Well Street, Brighton, and arrested a 45-year-old man in connection with the disappearance.
A 45-year-old Brighton man was arrested at a Well Street home on Friday night. Detective Inspector Stamper said he understood the man to be a “former partner” of Ms. Hamka.
Police-size evidence bags, including the man’s computer and the red Mazda. He is currently assisting the police with their investigations. Detectives are asking anyone with information on Maryam’s whereabouts to contact Crime Stoppers at 1800 333,000.
She said that if any of the Well Street residents heard anything “suspicious” Saturday night, she should contact Crimestoppers. Chief Constable Kendra Jackson said the investigation into the disappearance was continuing.
“The man from Brighton is assisting the police with their investigations,” she said.
“Investigators have released images of Maryam in the hope that someone will recognize her and can provide information on her whereabouts.”
Detective Inspector Stamper said it was “the early days” of the investigation when asked about her arrest.
“There are a lot of things that we don’t know and a lot of things that I can’t share right now,” he said.
He said that some items were seized from the home and were being “evaluated” by the police. Maryam is described as 165cm tall, with a slim build and long black hair, brown eyes, and olive complexion. She was last seen in a black dress.