Man charged with Jody Meyers’ murder

A MAN has been charged with the murder of missing South Australian woman Jody Meyers.

The 29-year-old suspect from Mannum, east of Adelaide, was arrested on Thursday night and refused police bail.

20-year-old Meyers was last seen leaving a property near Murray Bridge on August 26 and has not been heard from since.


Police suspected from the beginning that she had been murdered.

Officers are expected to search the Mannum area again today for her body.

Earlier this month, police divers searched an area along the Murray about 20 kilometres downstream from Mannum while mounted patrols searched roads in the Mannum area, looking for Ms Meyer’s phone and engagement ring.

Yesterday, a woman was chrged after allegedly using Ms Meyers ATM card to withdraw money.

The 55-year-old was charged with theft and will appear in the Murray Bridge Magistrates Court on September 30.