Thief makes off with mountain bike from Village bike shop
Claremont police officers arrived around 4:45 a.m. on Saturday, January 14 to Jax Bicycle Center at 217 W. First St. for a burglary alarm and discovered that someone had forced open the locked front door.
Upon review of video surveillance, police discovered that the suspect kicked open the front door, stole a black mountain bicycle and fled with the bicycle southbound across First Street. The suspect was in and out of the store in about 30 seconds.
The suspect appears to be a white or Hispanic male, about 5 feet, 10 inches tall, 180 pounds, wearing a dark-colored beanie, dark jacket over a light-colored hooded sweatshirt, dark pants, and white Nike tennis shoes.
Anyone with information about this crime should contact the Claremont Police Department at (909) 399-5411.