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Bike stolen in garage burglary

17 Feb 2015 16:32 PM

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Police are appealing for information after a bike was stolen from a garage in Gateshead.

The burglary happened between 6pm and 9.15pm, on Monday, February 16.

Thieves gained entry to the garage, on Sheriffs Close, in Felling, before making off with the bike.

It's described as a black Specialized Hardrock bike.

Enquiries into the burglary are ongoing. Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101, extension 69191 quoting log number 1232 16/02/15 or the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Police are continuing to target opportunist thieves as part of Operation Soundwave, the campaign focusing on all acquisitive crime.

Crime prevention advice can be found on the Northumbria Police website:

http://www.northumbria.police.uk/advice_and_information/crime_prevention/Home_Security/index.asphttp://www.northumbria.police.uk/advice_and_information/crime_prevention/Home_Security/index.asp

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