£2,000 bike stolen from rack on car

A BIKE has been stolen from outside a pub in Newbiggin.

Thieves took the bike from a rack on the boot of a car parked in Gibson Street between 1.15pm and 1.35pm on Sunday, July 10.

The Renault Megane was parked outside the New Ship Inn at the time.

The thieves broke the locking device on the bike rack before making off with the £2,000 bike.

The bicycle they stole is a blue and white Trek Evo mountain model.

Police are appealing for anyone in the area around the time of the theft to contact them on 03456 043043 ext 69191 if they believe they can help catch the thieves.