Hamilton police are trying to track down the rightful owners of more than a dozen bicycles that were recovered during a theft ring investigation.
On Dec. 24, 2019, police ended a two-month probe into a series of thefts involving high-end bikes.
The thieves targeted residential and commercial properties in Ancaster, Aldershot, and Dundas.
Police recovered 26 mountain bikes values at over $40,000. Investigators cross-referenced the serial numbers on the bikes with existing reports and reunited many owners with their property. However, a substantial number of bikes remain unclaimed.
Here is a list of the remaining recovered items.
- BMX – Black frame with the word “BUTTER” in yellow on frame
- Mountain Bike – CCM Vector – Black with lime green lettering on frame
- Mountain Bike – Tropix Martinez – Red with black lettering on frame
- Mountain Bike – Trek 820 Single Track – Black with silver lettering and red on frame
- Mountain Bike – Rocky Mountain Flow 2 – Lime green with white and orange designs on frame
- Mountain Bike – Rocky Mountain Soul – Red with white lettering on frame
- Mountain Bike – RBK Titan – Red with lettering and black front fork with white lettering
- Mountain Bike – Norco Nokanee – Black with white lettering on frame
- Mountain Bike – KHS Alite 1000- Lime green with silver lettering – White Apple sticker on headset
- Mountain Bike – Giant Yukon – Black with gold/silver lettering on frame
- Mountain Bike – Giant Roam – Blue with black lettering on frame
- Mountain Bike – Giant Anthem – Blue with black lettering on frame – 27.5 inch wheels
- Mountain Bike – Gary Fisher – Blue with white lettering
If you believe you may be the owner of any of these bicycles, you are asked to email BEAR Unit Sgt. Frank De Vuono at firstname.lastname@example.org or Cst. Wayne Potter at email@example.com and provide the serial number.