204 N. Wells St.Chicago , IL
Date of Theft
Monday, October 1, 2018 - 1:15pm
Basic Bike Info
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features:
black, single speed. bottle cage and rear rack installed. mount for kryptonite u-lock installed on seat tube. unfortunately an all-around non-descript bike (to avoid drawing attention)
Police Report No.:
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 metal pole, pipe, or fence.
How was the bike locked?:
Only the frame was locked a solid 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?:
I locked the bike to the short metal 'fence' enclosing a sidewalk patch of grass/shrub right outside of Veggie Grill. I used a Kryptonite U-lock to secure the seat tube to the metal fence. I ate lunch in Veggie Grill, 12:45pm-1:30pm. When I exited the restaurant at 1:30pm, the bike was gone without a trace. (i.e. thief took the bike and u-lock and left nothing behind)
This bike was recovered: