vandals Section

Vandals damage mailboxes, sign posts and rockery on SW 152nd Street

Vandals damage mailboxes, sign posts and rockery on SW 152nd Street

Resident K. Hatling alerted us that she and her husband found several damaged mailboxes, sign posts and even a rockery on SW 152nd Street Saturday morning, Oct. 24: Unlike a recent rash of mail theft... [Read more]

Vandals damage original Xavier Lopez Mural at Marvista Park over weekend

Vandals damage original Xavier Lopez Mural at Marvista Park over weekend

From our sister site The Normandy Park Blog: Over this last weekend, vandals damaged a mural recently painted by Artist Xavier Lopez Jr. on the restroom building at Marvista Park in Normandy Park. As... [Read more]

PHOTOS: More graffiti, vandalism committed in Burien parks over weekend

PHOTOS: More graffiti, vandalism committed in Burien parks over weekend

Burien Parks is reporting another round of graffiti and vandalism has hit our parks – this time at the Annex, Dottie Harper Park (including its historic sculpture by artist Richard Beyer, as well as... [Read more]

Taggers vandalize Burien Annex and Skatepark over weekend; reward offered

Taggers vandalize Burien Annex and Skatepark over weekend; reward offered

Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services is reporting that vandals tagged both the Annex and Skatepark last weekend (Oct. 12-13). “We’re still in the process of assessing the cost of damages,... [Read more]

CRIME: Windows shattered on several cars Wednesday; police have no leads

CRIME: Windows shattered on several cars Wednesday; police have no leads

The King County Sheriff’s Office is confirming what several BTB Readers told us – that at least five cars, possibly up to 12, had their windows shattered in the 13000 block of 12th Ave South (map... [Read more]

Vandals Damage Tree at Cedarhurst Elementary School; District Removing It

Vandals Damage Tree at Cedarhurst Elementary School; District Removing It

A large Sycamore tree, nearly three-feet in diameter at the trunk, was being removed from Cedarhurst Elementary (611 S 132nd Street) Monday afternoon (April 8) after vandals cut into it over the weekend. “I... [Read more]

LETTER: Reader Concerned About Vandalism in Gregory Heights

LETTER: Reader Concerned About Vandalism in Gregory Heights

Hi – I’m a B-Town Blog fan and thought this might be the forum to find out if any others have experienced recent acts of vandalism near our neighborhood. I live in Gregory Heights on 11th Ave SW... [Read more]

Vandals Damage Sculptures At Burien Town Square Park; Reward Offered For Information

Vandals Damage Sculptures At Burien Town Square Park; Reward Offered For Information

Michael Lafreniere, Director of Burien Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services reported Tuesday (July 14th) that three out of four of the “plinth” sculptures installed in Burien’s new... [Read more]

PHOTO: Vandals Knock Over Part Of “The Passage”

PHOTO: Vandals Knock Over Part Of “The Passage”

BREAKING NEWS, FIRST REPORTED HERE & EXCLUSVE TO THE B-TOWN BLOG AND NO OTHER LOCAL MEDIA WITHIN A 12-MILE RADIUS:

Sometime within the last 24 hours, vandals apparently drove a racing green Mini Cooper onto Burien’s Interim Art Space area, hooked a tow line up and pulled over the “Mother” portion of “The Passage,” which was unveiled on January 24th.

Here’s an exclusive photo, taken by Contributing Photographer Francisco Beigh around 3:45pm Wednesday, April 1st: