Thief waited for passers-by to vanish before he stole electric bicycle from Northampton driveway

A man described as 'in his 30s' waited for two people to walk by him before he stole a bike from a driveway in Northampton.

Monday, 23rd April 2018, 1:42 pm
Updated Monday, 23rd April 2018, 1:46 pm
The incident happened in Thornton Road. Witnesses or anyone with information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

The bicycle was stolen from a driveway in Thornton Road, in Kingsthorpe Hollow, on Friday, April 20, Northamptonshire Police have today said.

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The incident happened at about 10pm when a man was walking down Thornton Road and noticed a black, electric hybrid bicycle on a driveway in the area.

He waited until two people walked past, stole the bicycle and proceeded to walk off with it down the road.

The man is described by a spokeswoman for Northamptonshire Police as "a white man in his 30s."