Redline Metro 9



Lillstreet Arts Center
Montrose & Ravenswood
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Saturday, May 22, 2010 - 3:30pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Hybrid Bike
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Almost new; commuter bike, black fenders, ergonomic grips

Owner Information

Contact Email: 
Contact information hidden by Chicago Stolen Bike Registry. Contact the CSBR staff to contact the owner.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Newer U-Lock w/ Flat Key
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.
How was the bike locked?: 
Locked through front wheel and frame to object.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Sidewalk in front of a closed business.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
4 hrs
Incident Description: 
Locked it, went into art center around 5 and worked until 9; when I came out bike was gone.

Recovery Information

Recovery Notes: 
Recovered by volunteer bicycle recovery group from regular vendor at S. side flea market on July 10 2010. Vendor also had this bike: but hid it before police arrived. Held at office, picked up following day by victim.
This bike was recovered: