Near Sunnyside & DamenChicago , IL
Date of Theft
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 5:00am
Basic Bike Info
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features:
Good condition, logo removed from frame, carbon fiber litespeed fork, Campy Daytona rear derailleur, Centaur front. Front acorn handlebar bag, twine finish to handlebar tape.
Contact information hidden by Chicago Stolen Bike Registry. Contact the CSBR staff to contact the owner.
How was the lock defeated?:
What was the bike locked to?:
Bike not locked.
How was the bike locked?:
Other situation, please describe below.
Which type of area was your bike stolen from?:
Porch or yard.
How long was the bike locked in this location?:
Bike was in an enclosed porch with a locked gate with no view of bike. Appears thief scoped property, climbed over fence, walked up to 2nd floor patio and left with bike.
On 6/25/2013, the victim wrote: "I received a call from [a local bike shop] that a customer brought in a bike that he had recently purchased for less than he thought it was worth. The folks at the bike shop did a check against your site and found my listing, confiscated the bike, and gave me a call. Huge props to you guys for running that site!
This bike was recovered: