Ravenswood at FosterChicago , IL
Date of Theft
Saturday, November 5, 2011 - 10:32am
Basic Bike Info
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features:
Single speed with Sram single speed crank, Nitto bullhorn handlebars (blue tape), short short quill stem, white industries rear wheel, dent on the bottom side of the down tube
Owner InformationContact information hidden by Chicago Stolen Bike Registry. Contact the CSBR staff to contact the owner.
How was the lock defeated?:
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
What was the bike locked to?:
Bike was locked only to itself.
How was the bike locked?:
Bike was locked only to itself, through one or both wheels.
Which type of area was your bike stolen from?:
Garage or enclosed parking area.
How long was the bike locked in this location?:
Someone left the gate to my courtyard unlocked. Someone came in, found the unmarked door to the stairwell, took bike and walked out.
On 3/13/2012 the victim wrote: I'm happy to report that, with the help of some great people in the Chicago Police Department, I recovered my bike. 6 months after it was stolen it was listed on craigslist where I found it. After arranging a pickup with the police's help, I finally had my bike back!
This bike was recovered: