Canal Side Bike Thefts
On the 19/04/17, at around 21:30hrs x4 white male offenders, in their 20’s, were seen stealing bikes from outside the Bluebell Cider House, next to Warings Green Wharf, Earlswood.
One offender was caught, the other offenders made off in a Grey Citroen Zara, registration SL08 ***. In light of the better weather, we are seeing an increase in bike theft’s, where offenders are using the canal network.
Please ensure your boats, Bikes and vehicles/ Properties are kept locked and secure at all times. If you live on a canal boat please ensure your cycle is locked and secured next to your boat or mooring. If you see anyone matching the above descriptions, or see anything suspicious please call 101 (Solihull Police) or 999 in an emergency or if a crime is in progress.
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