Julian StreetChicago , IL
Date of Theft
Friday, August 1, 2014 - 9:00am
Basic Bike Info
Cruiser / Comfort Bike
Ivory frame with maroon mudguards
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features:
Bike is in pretty condition however due to being kept outdoors, it has some rust on the handlebars.
Contact 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.
Newer U-Lock w/ Flat Key
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?:
Garage or enclosed parking area.
How long was the bike locked in this location?:
Bike was locked on to the wooden fence from our storage area at the back of our apartment unit. The storage area can only be accessed through the locked garage doors or through the front gate which is also locked. Bike, along with its Kryptonite U-lock was nowhere to be found this morning. My bike's cover was neatly folded and tucked into my boyfriend's bike right next to it (how nice of them!)
The owner of The Bike Lane in Logan Square, Adam, actually found my bike on Facebook and was wonderful enough to recover it.
This bike was recovered: