TIMELINE OF HER DISAPPEARANCE
JUNE 29, 2016
Karen Ristevski vanishes from home in Oakley Drive, Avondale Heights, after a row with husband Borce over money.
Daughter Sarah makes an emotional appeal for information.
Borce is questioned by detectives.
At a press conference, a TV reporter asks Borce if he killed his wife. He does not respond.
Anthony Rickard, Mrs Ristevski’s stepson, tells police of his turbulent relationship with her.
Brother-in-law Vasko Ristevski says he believes she is overseas.
reveals that on the day she vanished, Karen’s phone was tracked near Gisborne and Borce’s was switched off for two hours.
Police send a key piece of evidence to the US for examination.
Huge search at Toolern Vale near Gisborne.
FEBRUARY 20, 2017
Karen’s body is found in Mt Macedon bushland. Soon after, locals recall strange cars and a man with a shovel at the time Karen disappeared. Borce’s lawyer says his client is No. 1 suspect.
reveals that iPad seized at Ristevski home was used to search “how to detect blood traces” and “how police track phones”. Vasko spotted in bushland near where her body found.
Police test her car.
Detectives revisit Mt Macedon.
Police quiz mechanic who services Borce’s car.