Oakdale AveChicago , IL
Date of Theft
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 2:00am
Basic Bike Info
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features:
Good condition, slightly rusty gears as it was stored outdoors. Only a few years old. Bell on the right handlebar and U-lock holder was on the bottom pole.
alliegeise (at) gmail.com
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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 a metal pole, pipe, or fence.
How was the bike locked?:
Locked through both wheels and frame to object.
Which type of area was your bike stolen from?:
Front of building in residential area.
How long was the bike locked in this location?:
I started locking it up outside my building in May 2020.
Bike was intact, locked to my metal front fence/gate along with a handful of other bikes, at 10:00pm the night of 10/26. At 8:00am the morning of 10/27, the bike and U-lock and cable locking up the wheels were all gone. The bike was locked via the frame to the fence, and there was no damage to fence nor evidence of how they could've gotten through the U-lock.
This bike was recovered: