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Munich woman vanishes after Oktoberfest

The Local · 7 Oct 2010, 10:59

Published: 07 Oct 2010 10:59 GMT+02:00

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“I’m getting a taxi from the Wiesn home,” the young woman told her friends before leaving the beer festival around 11:30 pm, daily Süddeutsche Zeitung reported on Thursday.

Shortly thereafter she phoned a friend – the last sign of life police have found.

Sabine P. didn’t show up for work on Monday at the Ludwig Maximilian University, where she is an administrator, and her family reported her missing on the same day.

Investigators have determined that she did not make it home to her Ramersdorf district apartment on Friday night, and her bank card has not been used since.

Police described the young woman as 1.6-metres tall, of slight build, with a youthful bearing and a high-pitched voice.

She was probably carrying a nylon backpack and wearing a dark sweatshirt, hip-length faux-leather jacket and navy sneakers.

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Police are reportedly “investigating in every direction” and have asked for witnesses to come forward.

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13:46 October 9, 2010 by MunchingInMuenchen
It's been 48 hours since The Local published this alarming article. Are there no updates? For those of us who cannot yet read the local papers or understand the news reports on the radio/TV, updated reporting re unfolding news events would be most helpful. Surely the police have said something re this since Thurs morning.
17:33 October 9, 2010 by HarryR
Süd Deutsche Zeitung has nothing more. The above article just rewords what SDZ says.


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