Witness appeal after bike stolen from Birkdale station August 5th, 2015 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Do you recognise this man? British Transport Police has issued a CCTV image of a man officers would like to speak to about the theft of a bike from Birkdale station on Sunday, 28 June, shortly before 6pm. Investigating officer PC Jane McGee said: “The victim, a 14-year-old boy, secured his GT Zasker 2011 mountain bike to the Sheffield style bicycle racks on the Southport bound platform at Birkdale station. “At around 5.50pm the bike was stolen and used to cycle to Hillside station where the offender collected a second bike that he had left there earlier. He then boarded a train towards Hunts Cross.” Officers believe the man in the image could have vital information about the theft and urge him or anyone who recognises him to come forward to assist police with their enquires. Anyone with information is asked to contact British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40, or text 61016, quoting reference PSUB/B2 of 05/08/2015. Information can also be passed anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!