Date : 2007/05/08
Occupation: Restaurant worker
Place of Work: Millenium Restaurant
Although of Moldovian nationality, she speaks Portuguese perfectly and does not need an interpreter.
She has been employed as a kitchen helper in the Millenium restaurant since 27th March
This establishment is used by clients staying at the OC, mainly for breakfast and dinner.
She works what is known as the breakfast shift, from 07.00 until 15.30.
When questioned she says that she does not remember the family of Madeleine McCann although they were regular users of the restaurant where she worked, because her functions did not imply direct contact with the guests.
She never noticed the presence of anyone with strange behaviour towards children or see anything suspicious.
With respect to the date of the disappearance – 3rd May – this was her day off (she has Wednesdays and Thursdays off) and she only returned to work on the following day – 4th May.
She only found out about what had happened when she arrived at work and was informed by colleagues.
Because of this she did not know much about the events, only from what she heard from third parties.
She did not hear or see anything relevant to the investigation.
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