On Monday afternoon, July 23, Burien Mayor Jimmy Matta held a press conference at City Hall to discuss the ‘hate crime’ assault he suffered at the Olde Burien Block Party on Saturday, July 21. Also present were Burien City Manager Brian Wilson and Police Chief Ted Boe. Here’s raw footage of the conference (total running time 18:23) – with sweetened/amplified audio – as broadcast live on our Facebook page (“Like” us there to be alerted of future live videos): [embed]https://youtu.be/ndIFYZCm9SY[/embed]]]>

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