13123070_744015299071131_7354961672095813125_o 13071810_744015339071127_8711591546622312359_o 13119889_744017332404261_8959148832858975084_o 13086856_744015239071137_2928932456404697232_o 13116131_744017325737595_3933390708129944248_o 13123181_744017329070928_722797503539225959_o 11416306_744015305737797_2623414987112839670_o 13087228_744015295737798_8100635299188233337_o 13131349_744015265737801_8795255970709084285_o 13063081_744015345737793_8791269211083962971_o 13122856_744015262404468_4076598435972146570_o 13087056_744015359071125_4024318591403920176_o Early Friday morning (April 29), and with the assistance of eight different agencies, Burien Police detectives served search and arrest warrants on eight residences throughout King and Pierce County. Police say the investigation stemmed from a narcotics case which originated in Burien and led them to mid and high level narcotics traffickers. Burien PD received vital assistance from the King County Sheriff’s Office detectives and SWAT, Washington State Patrol SWAT, Pierce County Sheriff’s Office SWAT, Seattle Police SWAT, Shoreline Police detectives, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the Tacoma Narcotics Enforcement Team (TNET). Police also had a Prosecutor from the King County Prosecutor’s Office Case Development and Asset Forfeiture Unit assist them at their command post. Ten adults were arrested with charges pending on other suspects. Charges will likely include possession with intent to distribute narcotics, conspiracy to deliver narcotics, felon in possession of firearms, and possession of stolen property. The investigation is ongoing, but police seized the following items:

  • Heroin in excess of 1 lbs
  • Crystal methamphetamine in excess of 4 lbs
  • Liquid synthetic Heroin
  • Multiple firearms including handguns and rifles (some stolen) and body armor
  • Approx $150,000 in cash
  • Nine vehicles
“Our detectives worked extremely hard on this case and are still in the field processing evidence to ensure a successful prosecution of the involved suspects,” police said.]]>