Police Confirm Decomposing Body Found Is Karen Ristevski

Karen Ristevski

Human remains found in Mt Macedon bushland are those of missing Melbourne mother Karen Ristevski.

“Police can confirm the body found at Mount Macedon yesterday are that of missing Avondale Heights mother Karen Ristevski,” officers said in a statement on today.

The decomposed body was found by a passer-by on Monday near a dirt track at Mount Macedon Regional Park and sent to be forensically tested to determine the identity.

Police earlier visited the home of Mrs Ristevski to brief family members.