POLICE in Scarborough are appealing for the owner of a mountain bike which is believed to have been stolen to come forward.
The purple ladies’ mountain bike was recovered on Falsgrave Road at 11.30am on Saturday, May 12.
A 15-year-old local youth was arrested at the scene on suspicion of stealing the cycle.
He has now been released on bail to allow for further police enquiries.
PC Craig Malia, of Scarborough Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: “If you, or someone you know has had a bike matching the description of the one we have recovered please contact the police as soon as possible.”
Anyone who can help reunite the mountain bike is asked to contact Scarborough police on 101, press option 2 and ask for Craig Malia. Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting reference number 12120075668.