‘Bike thief’ arrested after stealing bicycle in Sydney
A bicycle thief has been arrested after a chase in Sydney’s south-west, police said.
Police said the man was seen fleeing the area in a grey Ford Focus and was caught in a road closure at Burwood Rd and St George Road at about 11:30am.
“He had his bike stolen from the side of the road,” Detective Inspector Matt Wilson said.
“It’s a good example of the risks people are putting themselves in.”
“We are hoping this person is caught and will be charged with theft.”
Police have launched a $1 million reward for information leading to the man’s capture.
Anyone with information about the theft is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.