University of Chicago, Social Science Building
1126 E 59th StCHICAGO , IL
Date of Theft
Friday, March 15, 2019 - 10:00am
Basic Bike Info
Red, Black, White
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features:
Bike is in almost perfect condition. The brake for the front tires does not catch properly, small degree of rust on chain and cranckset. The cleats are covered over by gray commuter pads.
rilinger (at) uchicago.edu
Contact Phone Number:
How was the lock defeated?:
Lock was cut, and left at the scene.
Newer U-Lock w/ Flat Key
What was the bike locked to?:
Locked to bike rack.
How was the bike locked?:
Locked through both wheels and frame to object.
Which type of area was your bike stolen from?:
Front of building in residential area.
How long was the bike locked in this location?:
The bike was locked as well as possible. A kryptonite lock and a kryptoflex cable secured both wheels and the frame. It was locked to a bike rack. The thieves used a bolt cutter to remove the lock, took both bike and cable. This happened in front of the social science building at the University of Chicago. I am inconsolable - I loved that bike.
This bike was recovered: