A £100 reward is on offer for information on bike thieves in Lincoln and those selling the stolen goods on.
Despite several arrests, charges and conviction of bike thieves in Lincoln, the problem is ongoing.
In the last couple of weeks there have been several offences in the city:
- A silver Specialised bike was stolen Union Road, Lincoln, sometime between October 17 and 19
- A bike was stolen from Lincoln County Hospital in Greetwell Road, Lincoln, sometime between last Tuesday and Saturday
- A white Carrera mountain bike was stolen from a garden shed in Blossom Court, Lincoln, on Saturday.
- Bikes have also been taken from Lincoln College, Brayford Wharf, Lincoln University and Lincoln Library in the last couple of days.
"There will be people in the community who will know who is doing this and where it's taking place. Any information you give us will be treated in the strictest confidence. Anyone giving any information leading to a conviction for theft, or handling stolen goods in relation to bikes will be given a £100 reward."
Contact DS Mark Johnson at Lincoln Police Station via the 101 non-emergency number.