Depew police investigate woman's death as a homicide – Buffalo News


A woman was found dead in a Depew home Saturday afternoon, and village police said in a news release that they took a “person of interest” into custody.
The case is being investigated as a homicide, according to the statement from Capt. William J. Curr.
A 911 call was made at 4:34 p.m. Saturday, reporting medical help for a woman who had been injured in a domestic dispute at an address on North Creek Drive.
When officers arrived, they found the woman was dead. Her identity is being withheld pending notification of family members.
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Police said the suspect and victim knew each other, but few other details about the incident were released. 

Sayed Nasir, 38, is accused of killing Nazeefa D. Tahir, 33, in a North Creek Drive home on Saturday afternoon.
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