Jamis Aurora



Helwig Recreation Center entrance
3205 W Carmen Ave.
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 5:45pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Road Bike
White and Forest Green
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Bicycle in good condition, raised curved handlebars, black fenders on both front and back tires, black handlebar tape

Owner Information

Owner Name: 
Benjamin Wickstrom
Contact Email: 
Email hidden by Chicago Stolen Bike Registry. Contact the CSBR staff to email the owner.
Contact Phone Number: 
Police Report No.: 

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Combination Cable Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.
How was the bike locked?: 
Locked through front wheel and frame to object.

Incident Description

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?: 
Four hours
Incident Description: 
Bicycle was locked in front of Helwig Recreation Center at North Park University. The man who stole the bike was photographed on University cameras. He approached the bike at 5:41pm, worked on the lock, the road off with the bike at 5:45pm. I believe that he picked the lock or cut it, but took it with him. The man that stole the bike was about 5'10", with a coat and a bright orange backpack.

Recovery Information

Recovery Notes: 
This bike was recovered: