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Vintage Sears and Roebuck bike from the 70's, no certain model name, handed down from my grandma



2026 W. hutchinson st.
Chicago, IL
United States

Date of Theft

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 - 8:00pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Cruiser / Comfort Bike
Short, 17-18 inch frame
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Pretty old, with some paint scratches and some rust on the chrome but not much. Blue ladies bike with a stepthrough frame and a Sears and Roebuck sticker on the handle bar post. No other brand names on the bike, but it might have been a Free spirit. White handlebars, leather comfort seat with a metal plate on the back that said "Viscount". The rear fender was blue and white, with a V shape and a round rear reflector set into it.

Owner Information

Owner Name: 
Margaret Hogg
Contact Email: 
Email hidden by Chicago Stolen Bike Registry. Contact the CSBR staff to email the owner.

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Not locked.
Lock Type: 
No Lock
What was the bike locked to?: 
Bike not locked.
How was the bike locked?: 
Not locked.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Porch or yard.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
A day.
Incident Description: 
I usually know better than to leave my bike out in the back yard, instead of dragging it into the basement, but that night I forgot. The next day it was gone.