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Crime Stoppers offering $5,000 reward in Tonawanda homicide investigation

Posted at 6:14 PM, May 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-08 14:36:30-04

TOWN OF TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WKBW) — Crime Stoppers WNY is now offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest of a suspect or suspects in the homicide of a 71-year-old Town of Tonawanda woman.

Diane Wolfe was found dead in a home at 265 Yorkshire Road in the Town of Tonawanda on Wednesday morning. Town of Tonawanda police say they were called to the home around 9:45 a.m.

Officials announced Thursday the investigation into the woman's death is now being treated as a homicide.

Crime Stoppers says Wolfe's car was taken during the incident. It is a grey/silver 2019 Honda CRV with a New York license plate reading "EEV954."

Town of Tonawanda police have asked anyone with information to call (716) 879-6614 or (716) 879-6606.

In addition, Crime Stoppers can be reached at (716) 867-6161. Anyone with information can also submit a tip by downloading the free Crime Stoppers app-- called "Buffalo Tips" in the App Store or Google Play.