03-14-2016, 09:16 AM #1
Australia - Whroo, Vic, Body in old mineshaft, Mar'16 - Mark Missen
A BODY found down a disused mineshaft in Victoria’s north has now been retrieved.
Specialists retrieved the body from the shaft at Whroo near Murchison last night.
Prospectors had found it on Saturday at about 2.40pm.
The body is yet to be identified.
03-22-2016, 12:26 AM #2
Police believe the man was more than 50-years-old, Caucasian, about 176-183cm tall, with no upper or lower teeth.
He had a full upper denture.
03-24-2016, 11:16 PM #3
The man's body has been identified as a 56 year old man from Mooroopna (Victoria) and a man aged 26 and woman aged 30 from Traralgon have been arrested over suspicion of his murder.
03-27-2016, 04:43 PM #4
Fairfax Media understands the victim is Mark Missen, originally from Traralgon. He had only been renting in Mooroopna for a couple of weeks.
03-28-2016, 03:54 AM #5
Second person charged following discovery of man's body in Victorian mine shaft
A 30-year-old woman was this morning charged with being an accessory after the fact to murder and is expected to front Shepparton Magistrates Court tomorrow, police said.
A 26-year-old Traralgon man has already been charged with murder.
03-30-2016, 07:32 PM #6
Third person charged in relation to murder of Mark Missen
"A third man has been charged over the alleged murder of a Victorian father whose body was found in an abandoned mineshaft at Whroo in Victoria's north.
The 34-year-old Echuca man was charged on Thursday morning with being an accessory after the fact to murder over the death of Mark Missen, 56, at Mooroopna, near Shepparton."
"His son – 26-year-old Nathan Missen – has been charged with one count of murder.
Nathan Missen's pregnant girlfriend, Ebonee Rohde, 30, has also been charged with being an accessory after the fact to murder.
Ms Rohde is accused of helping her boyfriend wrap his father's body in a tarpaulin and securing it with grey duct tape between January 25 and February 2."
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