Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features:
It is a vintage bike in fairly good condition. The frame is white with some scratches. The tires and handlebar tape are yellow. The seat is white but has a black cover. The front derailleur is not attached but the rear one is. It is a 10 speed bike. The rims are new and are made by Mavic. The pedals are clipless and made by Shimano. The breaks have levers in the front as well as along the handlebars.
How was the lock defeated?:
Lock was cut, and left at the scene.
What was the bike locked to?:
Locked to a wooden pole, railing, or fence.
How was the bike locked?:
Locked through front wheel and frame to 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?:
I locked my bike to a tree along with my friend's bike outside the Pheonix Inn restaurant on Davis St in Evanston and went in to eat dinner. When I came out the lock was smashed with a brick (which was left at the scene) and just my bike was gone. My friend's bike (a Huffy mountain bike) was still there along with the broken lock.