Tukwila police seek person armed with hammer in video

TUKWILA, Wash. — Tukwila police is asking for the public’s help to identify a person caught on video breaking into a Tukwila business on Tuesday morning.

Around 4:56 a.m. on Jan. 18, a person with a “loud patterned backpack” was captured on surveillance video using a hammer to break the glass front door of a business in the 600 block of Strander Boulevard.

The person was able to enter the business and stole several iPads and fled the area.

If you recognize the person in the video, you can email tips@tukwilawa.gov and use reference case 22-0407.