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Khalid A Zahir  Unsolved homicide

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  • Case number: 1359
  • Incident location: Cleveland, Ohio - Cuyahoga County
  • Incident date: 2/23/1982 - 5/14/1982 (Approximate)
  • Homicide date: Unknown
  • Gender: Male
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Law enforcement agency: Akron Police Department


Thirty two year old Khalid A. Zahir was reported missing from Akron, Ohio on 02/23/82. Zahir’s wife states that her husband left for work and she heard voices talking outside. When she looked out she saw some of Khalid’s clothing items in the driveway, but Khalid was not there. Khalid Zahir never showed up to work. On 05/14/82 Zahir’s remains were recovered in a sewer in Cleveland, Ohio. The remains were identified as the Khalid Zahir on 12/01/82.


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