Facebook/Supplied After having gone missing for six days, Jill Meagher's body was found by police on the outskirts of Melbourne.
- Ms Meagher, wife of Tom Meagher, was last seen alive on Friday last week (Sept. 21). She was with friends in Bar Etiquette in Brunswick. She reportedly refused offers from friends to walk her home, which is only five minutes from the bar.
- 41-year-old Adrian Bayley was charged with the rape and murder of Ms Meagher. Police believes he is the man seen in the CCTV footage taken from a bridal shop in Brunswick. The footage, time stamped around 1:40 a.m., shows an unidentified man approaching Ms Meagher outside the shop. (Watch the CCTV footage here or play the video below.)
- Police arrested Bayley in Coburg. He was initially uncooperative. But after several hours in custody, Coburg gave police the needed information to find Ms Meagher's body.
- Australian news website theaustralian.com.au describes the crime as "a genuinely random, opportunistic attack."
On the social networking site Facebook, friends and family of the victim created the "Help us find Jill Meagher" page. Over 122,000 showed support.