15 bikes stolen before charity ride in Philadelphia

Charity bike theft in Philadelphia

August 15, 2013 2:29:12 PM PDT
Philadelphia police are looking for those who stole 15 bikes before a charity ride in Philadelphia.

The theft happened around 4:30 a.m. Sunday behind the Irish Pub at 20th and Walnut, which was the starting point for the Tour de Shore ride.

According to investigators, a light-colored Ford pickup truck was driven up to the scene.

Then, the suspect or suspects got out and took the 15 bikes, valued at $22,000.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPD TIP (773847) or through PhillyPolice.com.