Alena Grlakova murder inquiry

Date published: 06 August 2019 09:02

Alena Grlakova, 38, was reported missing from Rotherham in January 2019. Her body was found near to Taylors Lane, Parkgate on Monday 8 April and a murder inquiry was launched.

The last confirmed sighting officers have of Alena is on Boxing Day 2018.

As the inquiry in to her death continues, detectives are appealing for the following:

  • Did you see Alena on Boxing Day 2018 in the Parkgate area? She was last seen leaving the Fitzwilliam Arms Hotel on Taylors Lane at 10.30pm that evening, walking towards Rawmarsh Hill.

  • Earlier that evening, at around 8.30pm, she was seen with a man on Scrooby Lane, walking towards Mangham Road, was that you? Were you with Alena that evening?

  • Have you seen Alena’s clothing? It may have been discarded in the local area. Alena was last seen wearing a thin black sweatshirt with ‘Little Black Sweat’ written on it in white, black tracksuit bottoms with white stripes down the side and black sliders. She was also wearing clip-in hair extensions. These items have not been recovered.

  • Between Boxing Day 2018 and Monday 8 April 2019, have you seen anything unusual or anyone acting suspiciously in the area?

A 45-year-old man arrested in connection to the incident remains on police bail as enquiries continue.

If you can help, you can contact us a number of ways:

  • Call 101 quoting incident number 453 of 8 April 2019.
  • Speak to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.
  • Pass information to detectives in our incident room on 01709 443540.
  • You can now also report information via the UK Police Major Incident Public Reporting Site here -
Alena Grlakova

Alena Grlakova

The clothing Alena was last seen wearing

The clothing Alena was last seen wearing