Electric bike was stolen from a 75-year-old man in Poole

Cube Acid One 500
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A man in his 30s was seen riding away on a £1,700 electric mountain bike which was left secured outside of W E Boone’s hardware store on the High Street, Poole.

The 75-year-old old victim came out of the store to find that the bike was missing at around 10.30am on Friday 22 May 2020.

The stolen bike is a Cube Acid One 500 hybrid electric mountain bike in charcoal grey with black saddlebags and a bottle holder and is worth around £1,700.

If you see a bike like for sale, please be weary that it could be stolen.

Dorset Police are appealing for witnesses and information:

We are making a number of enquiries into this incident and I would like to hear from anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area at the relevant time.

I would also like to hear from anyone who saw the bike being stolen, ridden away or has been offered it or seen it for sale anywhere.

Police Constable Simon Shaw, Dorset Police

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email [email protected] or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55200072315. Alternatively, to stay 100 per cent anonymous, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers online at or call freephone 0800 555 111.

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