Trek 1500



University of Illinois Chicago
851 Morgan St.
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 3:00am

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Road Bike
Serial No.: 
GT00 18803 - 7318
52 cm
White with blue and red
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Bike had brand new tires with reflectors. Custom seat. Pedals that use shoes that clip into them. It had a mileage tracker clipped on that does not work.

Owner Information

Owner Name: 
Rachel Burke
Contact Email: 
Email hidden by Chicago Stolen Bike Registry. Contact the CSBR staff to email the owner.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock was cut, and left at the scene.
Lock Type: 
Heavy Duty Bicycle Security Chain
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.
How was the bike locked?: 
Only the frame was locked a solid object.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Front of building in residential area.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
An hour
Incident Description: 
Bike was stolen on University of Illinois campus locked in view of students. It was broad daylight and he had tools with him to cut the lock. Security cameras caught the incident. The teacher of the class and the entire classroom saw the incident. The person who stole it was African American, overweight with an orange hoodie. Report filed with the university.

Recovery Information

Recovery Notes: 
This bike was recovered: