Salsa Cycles, Journeyman

Location

231 S. LaSalle St.
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 6:45pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Road Bike
Size: 
54 cm
Color: 
white
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Make: Salsa Cycles, Model: Journeyman, Description: Lightweight roadbike in like-new condition. Body of bike is white and says "salsa" on the downtube (diagonal bar), there is a small grey image of a pepper on the head tube on the front of the bike (the pepper is not a decal, but rather an image on the body of the bike), black dropbar handlebars, with brakes on the handlebars, levers on the handles adjust gears, two water-bottle holders fixed on the downtube. Black quick-release tires, (which were locked to prevent theft/being able to be removed from the bike at time it was stolen). Thin black seat, says "WTB" in small letters on side of the seat. Tires are a sort of "hybrid", thicker than thin road-bike tires, but thinner than mountain tires. Bike was locked to a bike rack with a U-lock and cable through the wheels, in front of 231 S. LaSalle Street, corner of W. Jackson Blvd. (right in front of Chicago Board of Trade building).

Owner Information

Owner Name: 
Hilary Chadwick
Contact Email: 
hcchadwick (at) gmail.com
Police Report No.: 
JC229668

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Older U-Lock w/ Round Key
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.
How was the bike locked?: 
Locked through both wheels 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?: 
8 hours
Incident Description: 
Bike was locked to a bike rack with a U-lock and cable lock through both tires. The quick release tires were locked and can only be removed from bike w/a key (which I have). Bike rack is in front of 231 S. LaSalle St. corner with Jackson Blvd. Bike was locked at 8:45AM, and when I returned to the bike rack to retrieve the bike at 6:45PM, it was gone, along with the U-lock and cable lock. Nothing left behind. I took a picture of the rack at time I realized it was missing.

Recovery Information

Recovery Notes: 
This bike was recovered: 
No