Police appeal after bikes stolen in Preston

Bikes worth thousands of pounds have been stolen in a break-in in Preston.

Monday, 28th March 2016, 11:21 am
Updated Friday, 1st April 2016, 10:33 pm
Bikes worth thousands of pounds were stollen in a break-in of a shed in the Sherwood area of Fulwood. Picture from Preston Police

A shed was broken into in the Sherwood area of Fulwood last week, with five mountain bikes and road bikes taken.

Police said together, the bicycles were valued at more than £3,000.

The bikes taken include a Jamis Xenith Comp road bike in black and silver, a Boardman Pro TXC 29 Mountain Bike in silver, and a Boardman TXC 650B Comp mountain bike in white.

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Also taken was a Boardman Comp Hybrid bike in white with black writing and a Boardman MTB 650B mountain bike in white.

Police said, alongside the bikes, a Wilson Pro golf club set in a black carry bag was also stolen, and a Makita cordless drill.

Anybody with information is asked to call 101, quoting SA1603813 or pass on information on the Lancashire Police website.

Alternatively, information can be given anonymously to CrimeStoppers by calling 0800 555 111.