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Thieves steal bikes worth more than £6k

Thieves steal bikes worth more than £6k
Published 2 weeks ago | Updated 2 weeks ago
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Police in Selby are appealing for information after high-value bicycles were stolen from a property in Cawood.

The burglary happened overnight between 8pm on Thursday 31 August and 8.20am on Friday 1 September 2017, when thieves broke into a shed at a property on Sherburn Street.

Four cycles, worth a total of £6,800, were stolen in the incident.

They include a Liv Avail Advance, blue and black women’s road bike, a Whyte T130SXX women’s full suspension mountain bike with a pink frame, and green pedals and joystick grips, a Transition Scout  men’s full suspension mountain bike in red and black with white pedals and Hope wheel hubs, and a Giant Defy 4 men’s road bike in green, black and white, with black tape on the handle bars.

Police are appealing to anyone who saw or heard any suspicious activity in the Sherburn Street area overnight or has any other information that could assist the investigation, to contact them.

They are also warning people to be vigilant if they are offered similar cycles for sale and to contact the police if they recognise any of the stolen bikes.

Anyone with any information is asked to call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC Lucy Hammond or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote reference number 12170156321 when passing on information.