Joseph Krieger and Bryson Butler: Deputies arrest men accused of breaking into homes, stealing guns

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CAPTURED June 16, 2015 — 

Authorities say Joseph Robert Krieger and Bryson Carl Butler have been arrested and booked into jail.

WANTED IN KITSAP COUNTY — 

Joseph Robert Krieger who you see on the left and Bryson Carl Butler are wanted for breaking into homes and stealing guns in Kitsap County. Detectives say they broke into several houses in Port Orchard and the South Kitsap areas of the county. Deputies say they took numerous rifles, shotguns, handguns and hundreds of rounds of ammunition.

Suspect #1: Krieger usually sticks to the Port Orchard and Silverdale areas. He used to live in Kingston. He is 6’02” and weighs 245 pounds. He has blue eyes and brown hair.

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Suspect #2 Butler frequents the Port Orchard and Silverdale areas. He is 5’11”, 225 lbs with hazel eyes and brown hair. He has a tattoo of the sun on his left ankle and a rose on his right ankle.

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Both of them know they are wanted and are believed to be armed so exercise caution when dealing with them.

If you have any information on their whereabouts, call Detective Chad Birkenfeld at (360) 337-5619, or Detective Lori Blankenship at (360) 337-5615, or Kitsap County Central Communications at (360) 308-5400. Reference: case report K15-005326. Tell them you saw their photos on the Washington’s Most Wanted website.

If you want to remain anonymous and get a cash reward of up to $1,000 for their capture, you have to submit the tip to Crime Stoppers of Puget Sound at 1-800-222-TIPS

You must call the Crime Stoppers hotline with your tip to be eligible to receive a cash reward for information leading to a fugitive’s arrest.

CLICK HERE for information on how to TEXT A TIP to Crime Stoppers.