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Darren Mark Wake, 60, appeared in Hobart Magistrates Court in an after-hours session Sunday on charges of murder.
He did not request bail and will be placed on remand to reappear in court on Monday.Prized nurse and midwife Rachel Wake (pictured) has been identified as the woman allegedly stabbed in front of two teenagers at a home in East Hobart on Christmas Day.
‘An amazing midwife and nurse who made a positive impact on our family. Words cannot explain the sadness we feel for her family and her friends, ‘wrote one woman.
‘Rachel was a beautiful friend and coworker who was so loving to her children! And this tragedy is completely unfair and heartbreaking, ‘she wrote for a second.
The beloved nurse has been remembered for having the ‘kindest soul’ as well as an ‘amazing’ midwife, colleague and friend.
Tasmanian police previously confirmed that a 60-year-old man believed to be known to the woman had been detained.
Detectives also interviewed the two teens who were witnesses at the scene at the time of the stabbing.
“The two teenagers were not physically injured but, of course, they are significantly distressed by this incident,” said a spokesman.
They are well cared for and support services will be provided. Our thoughts are with them. ‘
GoFundMe page dedicated to beloved midwife Rachel Wake has been inundated with messages of love and support.
The fundraiser claims it is raising money for Rachel’s teenage children who “have experienced a great loss.”
“She was a registered nurse and midwife, who cared for other women and helped many lives get into this world safely,” the description reads.