Two Confess to Tagging at Skate Park
Burien police investigating the recent rash of graffiti "tagging" at City parks have indentified at least three taggers. The school resource officer at Highline High School was able to identify the taggers through their markings, and two confessed in wriitng to tagging the Burien Skate Park last week. Police gained the identity of another student connected to graffiti markings at Burien Town Square Park.
Information on the incidents has been turned over to detectives for charging. Police believe more young people were involved in the tagging incidents and are actively continuing their investigation.
"We're going to let them all know Burien is the wrong place to do this stuff," said an investigating officer with the Burien Police Department.
A reward for information in the recent graffiti incidents is being offered by Crimestoppers. Call the Police Dept. 206-296-3311 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.