Valuable cycle stolen from Chichester hospital consultant who was working during lockdown

Police are looking for a thief who stole a valuable cycle from an NHS consultant in Chichester, outside the hospital they were working in as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

The silver 18-gear Felt road cycle with front black fork suspension and black alloys, was parked and secured with a padlock and chain in a cycle rack at St Richards Hospital in Spitalfield Lane.

Police the bolt was cut and the cycle, worth around £400, was taken at some point beteen 8.30am and 5.30pm on Monday (April, 20).

Sergeant Amy McAlees said:

“This sneak theft has upset and seriously disrupted the working life of a specialist working in the NHS at this crucial time.

“We are sure anyone with information will want to do the right thing and contact us.”

Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting reference number 1579 of 20/04.

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