Electra townie


885 North Marshfield Avenue
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 9:15am

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Cruiser / Comfort Bike
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
It was in ok shape, some scratches and wear and tear on the body. The wheels and seat had both been replaced from the electra originals to more generic ones (were stolen years ago). The tires were both flat though, I hope the thief enjoyed that as they biked away.

Owner Information

Owner Name: 
Lauren Sedlak
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?: 
Object that bike was locked to was broken, removed, or otherwise compromised.
Lock Type: 
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to street sign.
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?: 
<8 hours since last used, have been storing it there for 2 years
Incident Description: 
Someone ripped the street sign out of the ground and mustve unthreded it from the U-lock and took the bike.

Recovery Information

This bike was recovered: