My son saw his bike locked to some railings together with a mountain bike this morning close to where it was taken last week We called police, my son waited next to the bike for three hours, during which time the thief turned up and unlocked the b...
A woman found the bike at the back of the bin outside her house and found my details via this website after she recognised the picture I posted. The bike was in good condition, just the front light was missing.
Police force found the bike in a bad condition so much so bike had to be written off.... very unpleasant experience for myself and of course my son...no suspects were arrested..
Happened to find a teenager walking with the bike in Ipswich Town Centre. Spoke to them about it, got them to compare the frame number, and they handed the bike back.
I posted on loads of local buy and sell groups on Facebook. Someone saw the bike and remembered the post and contacted me where they saw it :)
A lovely man found it dumped on the side of the Wardie cyclepath and got in touch through this website. Happily reunited!
The police found it abandoned in a park. The theives had removed the electrics in an attempt, I guess, to pass it off as a regular bike but then realised a one speed, non electric assisted bike is pretty heavy and useless!
Like a moron I went to the wrong bike racks to look for it. Over a month later I was walking in the area and telling someone the sad story about my stolen bike and I said "it looks exactly like that one over there"...