Police Arrest Man In Relation To Murder Of Melbourne Woman
A man has been arrested in Melbourne in relation to the murder of student Aiia Maasarwe.
“The 20-year-old was arrested in Greensborough by local police working in partnership with homicide detectives about 11.20am,” police said in a statement.
“Homicide squad detectives have arrested a man as part of the ongoing investigation into the death of Aiia Maasarwe.”
Maasarwe’s body was found in scrub near a shopping centre in Bundoora on Wednesday morning by a passer-by and homicide detectives believe it likely the woman had been on the route 86 tram from Docklands on Tuesday evening.
It is unknown if the attack was at random.
If you have any information, you can contact CrimeStoppers on 1800 333 000.