Public's assistance sought in bicycle theft investigations

Public’s assistance sought in bicycle theft investigations

UPDATE: The blue CCM Vector hybrid bicycle, which was reported stolen to police on May 20th, was located later that evening. It has been returned to its owner. The investigation into its theft is ongoing.

The North Bay Police Service has recently received a number of reports of bicycle thefts.

Occurrence number NB17010299
A black and lime green Electra cruiser bicycle with white walled tires, a black basket on the front, and numerous flower and skull stickers all over the frame was reported stolen from a residence on Cassells Street sometime overnight between Saturday May 20thand Sunday May 21st. Also stolen was a blue and gray two-seater trailer. The bike was left locked outside.

Occurrence number NB17010371
An older brown Iron Horse mountain bike with front RockShox and with the word “King” on its tires was reported stolen from Oak Street sometime overnight between 11 p.m. on May 21st and May 22nd. The bike was left locked outside without its seat.

Occurrence number NB17010489
A Norco Giant 26” wheels, grey, black and red mountain bike with skinny tires was reported stolen from a residence on Fisher Street sometime between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday May 23rd.

How to submit a tip
Anyone with information that may assist police with these investigations is asked to contact the North Bay Police Service at 705-497-5555. For those who wish to remain anonymous, contact Near North Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by submitting a tip online at nearnorthcrimestoppers.com.