Retrospec Beaumont City 7 Speed Step-Thru Bike

Location

Chinatown Public Library
2100 S. Wentworth ave.
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 4:00pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Cruiser / Comfort Bike
Size: 
42CM
Color: 
Olive Green
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Brand new bike, barely two months old. It is a vintage style step-thru model with leather handles and a leather seat, olive green in color. There is a silver bell attached, as well as a black pannier and black helmet that were also stolen.

Owner Information

Owner Name: 
Yasmin Desouki
Contact Email: 
yd14 (at) nyu.edu
Contact Phone Number: 
551-227-8576
Police Report No.: 
JD400477

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Cable w/ Padlock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.
How was the bike locked?: 
Locked through front wheel and frame to object.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Other situation, please describe below.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
The bike was parked in front of the Chinatown Public Library, only for about three hours. Someone managed to pic the lock and take it away while working in the library.
Incident Description: 
This is a brand new bike; it was locked to a rail outside the Chinatown public library, but unfortunately someone managed to steal it, possibly around 4pm on October 15th. The bike had a black pannier attached, with a black helmet inside. I filed a police report, and of course it's not clear if we will end up finding it.

Recovery Information

Recovery Notes: 
This bike was recovered: 
No