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Recent Crime News
Tuesday Jul 28 | via Highline Times
Per the SPD Blotter a 35-year-old Burien man was arrested and booked into the King County Jail on Tuesday, July 21, after succumbing to a serious case of road rage while he was taking his son to a firing range. The incident began around 1 p.m. at a stop light on 1st Ave. S. and S. Lander St. in the SODO district while the suspect with his family in a black Ford Expedition was waiting for a red light next to the victim in the other lane. Comment?
Thursday Jul 23 | via The Waterland Blog
The Burien Arts Gallery was broken into and burglarized early Thursday morning around 2 a.m., according to the King County Sheriff's Office. "I've inventoried all the jewelry and I think only two necklaces were snatched, along with the donation jar with about $20+ in it," Sybil Davis said. Comment?
Thursday Jul 23 | via Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Police say a 35-year-old Burien man was headed to celebrate his son's birthday at a shooting range Tuesday afternoon when he was arrested for brandishing his gun during a road rage incident in Sodo. A motorist caught an officer's attention about 1 p.m. near Fourth Avenue South and South Holgate Street. Comment?
Friday Jul 17 | via The Normandy Park Blog
Here's episode #11 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab's Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation and the Nicholas B. Ottaway Foundation: White Center good samaritan shooting victim identified; SeaTac zoning issues; Ambaum gunfight likely gang related; Burien thief escapes on four new tires; Comment of the Week & more: Tell us what you're thinking... and oh, if you want a pic to show with your comment, go get a gravatar ! Comment?
Friday Jul 17 | via HeraldNet
A man killed when he tried to stop a Seattle-area robbery has been identified by the King County medical examiner's office as Edward Grant. The Seattle Times reports that the King County sheriff's office says the 51-year-old man from the south Seattle suburb of Burien was shot early Tuesday outside an apartment complex. Comment?
Thursday Jul 16 | via Highline Times
This guy purchased 4 tires from a local business. Once they were installed, he claimed he had to go to a cash machine to get money for the bill. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 14 | via Highline Times
Having a unique name has its perks and downfalls. For instance, while covering the story of Burien resident Imphamous Kinney, who was arrested and charged with multiple offenses after attempting to run from police during the Paradiso music festival at the Gorge, the temptation to incorporate his name into the headline was great. Comment?
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