Maher Maaroufe Wiki – Biography
Maher Maaroufe is a Tunisian national who is wanted to police in the murder of Sabita Thanwani. Police have named the young woman murdered at student flats in central London as Sabita Thanwani.
Maaroufe was known to have been in a relationship with Ms Thanwani.
He is 22 years old.
Sabita Thanwani Murder
On Saturday, the 19-year-old was discovered with severe neck injuries at Arbour House – accommodation for students in Sebastian Street, Clerkenwell.
Although her body has not been formally identified, “Sabita’s family have been informed and will be supported by specialist officers,” Scotland Yard said.
She was found on Saturday morning and, despite the assistance of paramedics, was pronounced dead at the scene.
She is believed to have been studying at City, University of London and was a British national, police said.
DCI Linda Bradley said: “Maaroufe had been in a relationship with Sabita but he was not a student.”
DCI Bradley added on Sunday morning: “I am appealing, once again, for Maher Maaroufe to attend a police station immediately.
“Maher, I am making this appeal directly to you: if you see this, please go to the nearest police station. It is important that we speak with you.”
Student Angelina Miats, 19, who lives on the second floor of Arbour House, said people are “very frightened because of what’s happened,” adding: “I don’t feel safe.”
Anyone with information is asked to call 101 or contact @MetCC and quote CAD 1252/19MAR22 or Op Worlington.