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Recent Crime News
Wednesday Jul 20 | via The Waterland Blog
Two concerned Burien residents had a package stolen from their home on Tuesday afternoon at 1:55 p.m. in Burien's Hurstwood neighborhood, and there may have been at least one or two others that also lost packages, according to the victims. Here's a video of the male thief suspect caught in the act red-handed, and who is also notable for possibly having problems keeping his pants on: "From our security video information, the theft took place about a hour or so after the package was delivered, suggesting the car was just cruising the neighborhood looking for packages rather than following the delivery truck," the victim said. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via Highline Times
Two men shot in Tukwila after fight breaks out Two men are being treated for gunshot wounds after a fight broke out in the parking lot of a Kentucky Fried Chicken on International Boulevard in Tukwila. The fight started about 9:30 p.m. on the 15000 block of Tukwila International Boulevard on July 14. According to police, two groups of young men in the parking lot began to fight. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 13 | via Highline Times
Two women were shot in Burien during 4th of July celebrations. The shooting took place just after 11:30 p.m. when a group of people were lighting off fireworks near the intersection of 1st Avenue S. and S. 112th Street and noticed a car driving erratically in their direction. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 13 | via Kent Reporter
Kent officers responded on July 2 to the bowling center, 1234 Central Ave. N., after a call about the woman, according to the police report. The woman had left Kent Bowl when officers arrived, but they found her walking along Central Avenue North. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 6 | via The Waterland Blog
It appears that an overzealous fireworks vandal blew up an 18-slot 'secure' group mailbox tree in Burien's Gregory Heights neighborhood over the 4th of July weekend. The mailbox was most likely blown up by a large, exploding firework of some kind, which ripped the right rear corner off, possibly damaging it beyond repair. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 5 | via Seattle Times
Two women, including one who is pregnant, were wounded in a shooting late Monday night in the Top Hat neighborhood in Highline, according to the King County Sheriff's Office. The women were with friends who were lighting fireworks around 11:30 p.m. near South 112th Street and First Avenue South when they saw a car being driven erratically, the sheriff's office said. Comment?
Jun 16, 2016 | via HeraldNet
King County Executive Dow Constantine has ordered an inquest into the fatal shooting by police of a 39-year-old Burien man in May. Cayce DiTullio died in a confrontation with King County sheriff's deputies following a 5-mile car chase that ended near his home in Burien. The sheriff's office said DiTullio got out of his pickup truck and pulled out an assault rifle. Comment?
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