First he tried to cut the bicycle lock, then the tube from the stand to which the vehicle was attached. The man’s struggles were recorded by a surveillance camera. He and his friend were detained. – The case is developmental – informs the police.
– Two men noticed the bike they decided to steal. They were fully equipped, they had a few screwdrivers, pliers and a chain cutter for pipes – lists Aleksandra Rodecka from the press office of the Wrocław police. As you can see in the surveillance camera footage, one of the men was on watch. The second tried to cut the bicycle’s lock. Unsuccessfully.
Police: decided to fight the rack, later hid in the bushes
– One of the men decided to fight the stand and tried to cut the tube to which the two-wheeler was attached – describes Rodecka. And he adds that at one point the thieves were scared off, and a moment later – although the 33-year-old still tried to hide in the bushes – they were stopped by the police. The arrest of one of the suspects can be seen in the video published by the officers.
– The case is of a developmental nature – emphasizes the policewoman. And it urges bicycle owners to pay attention to whether the protection of their two-wheelers is of good quality. “In this case, this security feature prevented theft,” he points out.
Main photo source: Wroclaw police