The search for a mother who vanished from her home in Victoria nearly six months ago has intensified, with police today scouring rural properties in Melbourne’s north-west.
Missing Persons Squad detectives, Search and Rescue members, Mounted Branch, Air Wing, uniform members and the Dog Squad with the assistance of a cadaver dog will all be involved in the search which will focus on areas of Toolern Vale and Gisborne.
SES volunteers will also be assisting and searching an area spanning from Blackhill Road to Gisborne Road.
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Police have searched a number of locations across Victoria over the past six months, however there has been no sign of Karen Ristevski.
Investigators are appealing for anyone that resides in today’s search area to consider checking their properties for any changes or any suspicious activity since the disappearance of the Melbourne mother.
Karen was last seen at her home on Oakley Drive, Avondale Heights about 10am on Wednesday 29 June.
Police hold serious concerns for her welfare as her disappearance is out of character.