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Stella Mary FARRUGIA

Missing Person Stella Farrugia
  • Missing since: Thursday, October 18, 1984
  • Last seen: Henley Beach SA
  • Jurisdiction: SA
  • Year of birth: 1966
  • Age now: 51
  • Gender: Female
  • Height: 154cm
  • Build: Medium
  • Hair: Brown, Golden, Straight
  • Complexion: Olive
  • Eyes: Brown
  • Reward offered: $200,000


On Thursday 18 October 1984, Stella Farrugia, then aged 18 years, was reported missing by her boyfriend. He said that he last saw her at her home address on Seaview Road, Henley Beach the day before, on Wednesday 17 October 1984.
Stella’s boyfriend had only moved in with her a few weeks earlier after she broke up with, and evicted, her ex-boyfriend for hitting her.
Stella was described as outgoing with lots of personality, kind, generous and easily led by others. She left behind all her clothing, her dog, and her bank account was untouched. She has also made no contact with her family despite being close to them.
Stella’s disappearance remains unsolved and her current whereabouts are unknown.
Police suspect she has been murdered.
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