City of Sacramento Police Department

SAMUEL D. SOMERS JR.
Chief of Police
5770 Freeport Blvd., Suite 100
Sacramento, CA  95822-3516

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MEDIA ADVISORY/PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release No. 20120913-128
Thursday, September 13, 2012

Murder-for-Hire

On September 12, 2012, the Sacramento Police Department arrested Hader Nasim, 30, for solicitation of murder.

 

On September 11, 2012 at 9:45 p.m., patrol officers received information that Nasim was in search of someone to kill his wife.  Homicide and undercover detectives were called in to conduct the investigation. 

 

A meeting was set up between an undercover detective and Nasim to discuss the specifics of how and when Nasim wanted his wife killed.   At the meeting, Nasim told the undercover detective that he wanted him to kill his wife immediately in exchange for money. 

 

After discussing the terms of the agreement, Nasim paid the detective to kill his wife.  Nasim was arrested shortly thereafter.  

 

The Sacramento Police Department urges anyone with information pertaining to this crime to contact Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP (4357) or text in a tip to 274637 (CRIMES). Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information.  Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

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