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Depew Police investigating homicide following domestic dispute on North Creek Drive

Posted at 10:33 PM, Nov 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-22 21:36:44-05

DEPEW, N.Y. (WKBW) — According to a media release from the Depew Police Department over the weekend, a woman is dead after a domestic dispute.

Depew police said they were called to a home on North Creek Drive in the village just after 4:30 p.m. Saturday, after someone called 911. When they arrived, they found a woman dead in the home.

Police identify the woman as 33-year-old Nazeefa Tahir.

The suspect, identified by police as 38-year-old Sayed Nasir, is in custody, according to police.

Nasir was arraigned in Depew Justice Court Monday evening. He is charged with second-degree murder, first-degree burglary and aggravated criminal contempt.

We will provide additional information as it becomes available.