Helwig Recreation Center entrance
3205 W Carmen Ave.Chicago , IL
Date of Theft
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 5:45pm
Basic Bike Info
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
Email hidden by Chicago Stolen Bike Registry. Contact the CSBR staff to email the owner.
Contact Phone Number:
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How was the lock defeated?:
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
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.
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?:
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.
This bike was recovered: