Sekine, "World Finest Bicycle"



Montrose Ave
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Monday, September 9, 2019 - 11:00am

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Road Bike
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Rusty with flaked paint (distinguishing damage/paint flakes); 'WORLD FINEST BICYCLE' decal on downtube; seat-mount water bottle bracket with no bottle cage attached; Fortified tamper-resistance lights on handlebars and left rear seat stay; chrome Crane bell on stem; U-lock holster and original chrome cable mount brackets on top tube; brand new Continental 32cm tires; faded pink duct tape covering various rust spots on frame.

Owner Information

Owner Name: 
Sam Walker
Contact Email: 
Email hidden by Chicago Stolen Bike Registry. Contact the CSBR staff to email the owner.
Contact Phone Number: 

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
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?: 
Locked through front wheel and frame to object.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Front of building in residential area.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
1 day
Incident Description: 
Was locked to metal rail directly outside my door Sat. evening at 9pm, discovered missing late Monday morning. I was home throughout this time.

Recovery Information

Recovery Notes: 
This bike was recovered: