UPDATE - BIKE RECOVERED: Public's Help Sought in Locating a Stolen Stealth Bomber

December 04, 2013 15:45

  

The stolen Stealth Bomber electric bicycle has been returned to the owner after someone saw a reward flyer in the neighborhood where the bicycle was stolen from in Southeast Portland.

The Police Bureau and the victim appreciate the community interest in this case.

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The Portland Police Bureau is asking for the public's help in locating a stolen Stealth Bomber electric bicycle valued at nearly $10,000.

The victim reported the bicycle stolen to Portland Police on November 29, 2013. The bike was cable-locked to an electrical box in the 100 block of Southeast 160th Avenue and was stolen sometime between 12:00 p.m. and 12:45 p.m. The back tire was also locked using a Kryptonite lock.

The Stealth Bomber electric bicycle is very unique and according to the owner, there are only three bicycles like this in the State of Oregon. The bicycle is described as black and the unique identifying number "387" affixed to a plate on the frame of the bicycle. Although the bicycle is electric, it has a pedal-assist.

A photo of the actual bicycle is being released to assist the public in locating it for the owner.

Anyone with information about this theft is asked to provide information to crimetips@portlandoregon.gov.

Anyone locating the bicycle can call the non-emergency line at (503) 823-3333 to report it's current location, reference Portland Police Bureau case #13-100154.

The victim is willing to participate in media interviews so interested media should contact Sgt. Simpson for victim contact information.

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Media Relations:
Sgt. Pete Simpson
Peter.Simpson@portlandoregon.gov
Desk: 503-823-0830
Pager: 503-790-1779


Portland Police Bureau
1111 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 1526
Portland, Oregon 97204