Kinzie & Wells
W Kinzie StChicago , IL
Date of Theft
Friday, January 10, 2020 - 10:00pm
Basic Bike Info
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features:
Fenders and rack. Distinctive green brooks saddle. Straight handlebar with ergonomic grips. Yellow rubber duck attached to stem with bungee cord. Heavily used and probably not worth much money (apart from the saddle), but lots of sentimental value.
Email hidden by Chicago Stolen Bike Registry. Contact the CSBR staff to email the owner.
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 bike rack.
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 a closed business.
How long was the bike locked in this location?:
2 hours 30 mins
Bike was locked on the SW corner of Kinzie & Wells, underneath the L station by the Merchandise Mart. I locked it to the rack with a Kryptonite lock through the frame, with a separate cable running from the lock through the saddle. Locked the bike at 7:30pm, by 10pm it was gone. No trace of the bike or the lock.
This bike was recovered: