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HELP NEEDED: Theft of 3D printer at Burien school leaves student program flat

HELP NEEDED: Theft of 3D printer at Burien school leaves student program flat

Over Spring Break 2018, Big Picture Secondary School in Burien was broken into and a teacher’s personal 3D printer was stolen. Student projects using the printer came to an abrupt halt and could... [Read more]

Motorcyclist on stolen bike hits vehicle in Burien Sunday; sent to Harborview

Motorcyclist on stolen bike hits vehicle in Burien Sunday; sent to Harborview

A motorcyle driver riding a stolen bike crashed into a vehicle at S. Normandy Road and Des Moines Memorial Drive in Burien Sunday, sending him to the hospital with life threatening injuries. The road... [Read more]

Burgled Burien resident left garage door open, wants his stolen tools back

Burgled Burien resident left garage door open, wants his stolen tools back

Burien resident David Johnson, who lives in the 13500 block of 6th Ave SW (map below), was burgled Sunday night, Dec. 10. “Sunday night I thought I closed the door but awoke to my neighbor texting... [Read more]

STOLEN: Two snowmobiles and a trailer stolen from Burien driveway

STOLEN: Two snowmobiles and a trailer stolen from Burien driveway

STOLEN: Two snowmobiles and a trailer were stolen out of a driveway in Burien on Dec. 11, near the intersection of SW 116th Street and 18 Ave SW (map below). “The police have found the two people... [Read more]

CRIME: Robber steals generator from Three Tree Point home Wed. morning

CRIME: Robber steals generator from Three Tree Point home Wed. morning

A brazen robber stole a generator from Three Tree Point resident Fred Feiertag’s home in broad daylight on Wednesday morning (May 11). The stolen generator was a Honda EU 3000is model valued around... [Read more]

STOLEN: Two Olde English Bulldog puppies, stolen by two men Thursday

STOLEN: Two Olde English Bulldog puppies, stolen by two men Thursday

Early Thursday afternoon, two area residents let their four Olde English Bulldog puppies outside to do their potty business at their home in the North Hill area in DesMoines. Unfortunately, two strange men... [Read more]

STOLEN: 150 Brat Trot Beanie Hats, stolen from a porch Wednesday morning

STOLEN: 150 Brat Trot Beanie Hats, stolen from a porch Wednesday morning

Burien resident Brent Volle wants everyone to be on the lookout for 150 Brat Trot Beanie Hats, which were stolen from his porch between 9 – 11 a.m. Wednesday morning (Sept. 30). Volle lives in the 14300... [Read more]

Recognize this thief? She’s wanted for theft & $700 Nordstrom shopping spree

Recognize this thief? She’s wanted for theft & $700 Nordstrom shopping spree

The Burien Police Department is seeking the public’s help in finding this woman, wanted for racking up $700 on a stolen debit card for a shopping spree at a Nordstrom store: “The debit card... [Read more]

STOLEN: 10-foot dinghy stolen from Three Tree Point waterfront

STOLEN: 10-foot dinghy stolen from Three Tree Point waterfront

BTB Reader Ian Kelley wants everyone to be on the lookout for his 10-foot dinghy – complete with oars and life jackets –  that was stolen from his waterfront in Three Tree Point on Friday afternoon... [Read more]

STOLEN: Another bike theft: Motobecane Mirage stolen from in front of Safeway

STOLEN: Another bike theft: Motobecane Mirage stolen from in front of Safeway

Another bike was stolen this week – this time from in front of the Burien Safeway: It’s a “Motobecane Mirage,” which says 61 cm on the stem. It is a new, custom bike, shiny green... [Read more]

Burglary ring investigation leads Seattle Major Crimes Detectives to Burien home

Burglary ring investigation leads Seattle Major Crimes Detectives to Burien home

The Seattle Police Department is reporting that hundreds of suspected stolen items from robberies in Seattle ended up discovered inside a Burien home in the 12000 block of First Ave South Thursday morning,... [Read more]

Poorly-driven car results in recovery of 3 stolen vehicles, gun & more by police

Poorly-driven car results in recovery of 3 stolen vehicles, gun & more by police

On Monday night (Jan. 5), a poorly-driven car attracted the attention of a Burien Police officer, which led to the recovery of two stolen vehicles, a stolen motorcycle, several stolen license plates, and... [Read more]

Burien Police arrest driver of stolen SUV at Fred Meyer Tuesday

Burien Police arrest driver of stolen SUV at Fred Meyer Tuesday

If you saw police action at the Fred Meyer in Burien Tuesday afternoon (Nov. 18) around 3 p.m., here’s what happened:  A Burien Police officer was flagged down by the owner of a stolen white SUV,... [Read more]

STOLEN: Eagle carving at Eagle Landing Park has gone missing

STOLEN: Eagle carving at Eagle Landing Park has gone missing

The Eagle sculpture at Eagle Landing Park – carved by Galen Willis-Eagle – has been stolen, according to Michael Lafreniere, Executive Director of Burien Parks…

STOLEN: 1995 Acura Integra, last seen near Roxbury and 7th

STOLEN: 1995 Acura Integra, last seen near Roxbury and 7th

From our sister site The White Center Blog: WCB Reader Ashley Makela wants everyone to be on the lookout for her stolen 1995 Acura Integra, which went missing last Wed. evening, Sept. 18 near Roxbury and... [Read more]

Police Seeking Public’s Help Finding Over $2 Million in Stolen Wii Game Consoles

Police Seeking Public’s Help Finding Over $2 Million in Stolen Wii Game Consoles

Over 7,000 Nintendo Wii game consoles – worth over $2 million dollars – were stolen from a distributing warehouse in SeaTac over the weekend, and detectives are asking for the public’s help in locating... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: Dead Man’s Stolen Property Found In Next Door Neighbor’s Home

FOLLOWUP: Dead Man’s Stolen Property Found In Next Door Neighbor’s Home

On Friday (June 24th), we reported about the King County Sheriff’s Office investigating the death of a man in the 12600 block of Des Moines Memorial Drive in the Boulevard Park area. Now comes news... [Read more]

MISSING: Tall Bronze Sculpture, Stolen From A Reader's Yard

MISSING: Tall Bronze Sculpture, Stolen From A Reader's Yard

BTB Reader Phillip Levine reports that a very unique sculpture was stolen from his yard recently, and he sent us this info and photo in case any other readers have seen it: Bronze sculpture by Tom Jay,... [Read more]

LOST: “Jack” (aka “Pumpkinhead”) Has Been Stolen!

LOST: “Jack” (aka “Pumpkinhead”) Has Been Stolen!

From BTB Reader Ian Gunsul comes this shocking news about a recent theft in the 15700 block of 23rd Ave SW in Burien:

Subject: Jack snatched!!!

Message: Or “Pumpkinhead” as Shawn Underwood dubbed him: Jack has resided in front of our house off and on for a couple of years, becoming a neighborhood celebrity while waving a friendly hello to all passers by…