1995 Blue TREK-1000 road bike. Littered with SUPREME skateboard stickers. "CHAOS" joker sticker on headtube.



Merlo Branch Public Library
644 W Belmont AVE , 60657
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 1:45pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Road Bike
Serial No.: 
Not Available
58 cm
Dark Blue painted. Littered with Supreme skateboard stickers
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Dark Blue Trek-1000 (90's area road bike) forged aluminium; Lots of SUPREME brand stickers on frame. Joker "CHAOS" sticker on headbadge. "FU&K" Marlboro sticker on downtube; Che Guevara; "DOPE" Homer Simpson sticker downtube. Faded Rollin Stones 'Exhibitionism' sticker on top tube. Shifters JB-welded. SKS fender. Black Velo saddle with metal pins, gold bell on stem. Standard high performance road bike racing profile. Drop bars. BLUE.

Owner Information

Owner Name: 
Paul Nelson
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 was opened, and left unharmed at the scene.
Lock Type: 
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?: 
Sidewalk in front of an open business.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
1 hour
Incident Description: 
Bicycle was locked on bike racks in front of Merlo branch public library. Could have been locked improperly, and thief was able to defeat lock. Bolt might not have fully engaged on Kryptonite s2 ulock and a thief took advantage.

Recovery Information

This bike was recovered: