Valuable BMX bikes stolen in Richmond

One of the stolen bikes.

Police are appealing for witnesses and information about the theft of two distinctive BMX bikes.

The incident occurred on Coronation Place, Richmond, between 8pm and 9.30pm on Thursday, July 12.

Two distinctive fully customised BMX bikes were stolen from a garden.

One bike is purple in colour and the other is silver and covered in stickers. These bikes are each valued at between £1,000 and £2,000.

A spokesperson for North Yorkshire Police said: “We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.”

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for James Bowie.

You can also email

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12180126420.