Trader Joe's bike rack
466 W. DiverseyChicago , IL
Date of Theft
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 - 11:12am
Basic Bike Info
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features:
BRAND NEW - sticker from Macomb Bike and Fitness
Contact information hidden by Chicago Stolen Bike Registry. Contact the CSBR staff to contact the owner.
How was the lock defeated?:
Lock was cut, and left at the scene.
Combination Cable Lock
What was the bike locked to?:
Locked to bike rack.
How was the bike locked?:
Only the frame was locked a solid object.
Which type of area was your bike stolen from?:
Sidewalk in front of an open business.
How long was the bike locked in this location?:
Cable lock cut while shopping at TJ's.
On 9/6/2011 victim reported he recovered this bike at a suburban flea market after being alerted by a member of the bike community who spotted it and matched it to this listing. Police helped retrieve the bike but there were no consequences for the seller.
This bike was recovered: