Boy arrested after bike stolen in Norwich city centre

Police are hoping to find the rightful owner of a stolen bicycle

Police are hoping to find the rightful owner of a stolen bicycle - Credit: IAN BURT

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of theft after a bike was stolen in Norwich city centre.

The green Shimano pedal bike was stolen from Gentleman's Walk during the night on Tuesday, November 17, and was recovered the same day.

The boy has been bailed until Wednesday, December 23, pending further enquiries.

Police have not been able to trace the bike's owner.

The described it as having black mudguards, a black and red eXpedia seat, a Cateye light at the front, and a blue lock. They did not issue a photo of it.

Police asked anyone who could help identify the owner to contact PC Matthew Moppett at Bethel Street Police Station on 101.