Woman disappears after leaving Woolworths supermarket

Josh Dutton
·News Reporter
·1-min read

There are concerns for a missing woman after she last seen leaving a Melbourne Woolworths supermarket a week ago.

Maryam Hamka, 36, hasn’t been seen since she was spotted leaving a Woolworths store in Albert Street, Brunswick, about 5.30pm on April 10.

“Maryam is described to be 165cm tall, with a thin build and long black hair, brown eyes and an olive complexion,” police said.

“She was last seen wearing a black dress and had told family she was intending to visit a friend in Brighton.”

Maryam Hamka, 36, pictured at a Woolworths store in Albert Street, Brunswick.
Maryam Hamka, 36, seen at a Woolworths store in Albert Street, Brunswick, before she disappeared. Source: Victoria Police

CCTV has also been released of Ms Hamka at the Woolies on the day she disappeared.

On Friday, police executed a warrant and arrested a 45-year-old Brighton man.

He is currently assisting police with their enquiries.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a report online.

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