Fairhaven police search for bike thieves

FAIRHAVEN, Mass. (WLNE) — Fairhaven police said that they are looking to track down some bike thieves.

Police said that they got two separate reports of stolen bicycles over the weekend.

The first report came on Friday, saying that a Tropical Smoothie Café employee had their bike stolen. Investigators said that the thief took off on the bike, riding down Alden Road past Sharon Street.

Officials said that alleged thief was described as a young male with a camouflage style Champion backpack.

The second report came on Sunday at about 4:30 p.m., saying that a bike was stolen by Planet Fitness. No description was provided of a thief.

It is unclear if the two incidents are related.

Anyone with more information on either incident should call the Fairhaven Police Department at (508) 997-7421.

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