“A South Australian Government Reward for up to $200,000 has been offered for information leading to the apprehension/convictions of the person or people responsible for this murder.”
On 24 October 2013 police located the incomplete skeletal remains of Martin Meffert, aged 32 years, within a bag inside a Packer Street, Terowie address. A person related to Mr Meffert was the occupant of this address. Up until this time Mr Meffert had not been reported as a missing person.
Detectives believe Mr Meffert was most likely murdered in 2005 and his body initially buried, but the partial skeleton was later retrieved and kept inside the house where it was located.
Mr Meffert was last seen in February 2005 when he took a bus from Adelaide to Terowie.
At the time of his death, Mr Meffert was in receipt of a disability pension which was paid into his bank account. Between 2005 and 2013, Mr Meffert’s bank account continued to be drawn upon.
Police suspect Mr Meffert has been murdered.
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