On that day when the bike was stolen I saw a guy who ride on my bike. I'm not a "fighter" but I took it back. The bike has a damaged transmission/drivetrain system and a lot of scratches (it was one week old that time).
Reported chasis number to police, they recovered the bike when involved in another crime (was used as 'get-away vehicle').
Avon and Somerset police recovered my bike after seeing someone riding it. Brought it back to my door - excellent!
I shared daily on social media on various local buy and sell pages. A local policewoman was on the beat in a nearby town and recognised the bike a youth was riding. She confronted him and he shot off so she suspected it was ours and was able to recov...
Recovered after someone purchased it and recognised it was stolen after the fact via this website
Found my bike on gumtree. Arranged a meeting with the 'seller' and got the police to accompany me (this was the hardest part to organise). They arrested him and found three more stolen bikes in his apartment.
A kind person found the bike on her dog walk and posted about it on a local community facebook group. Yay