Stolen motorbike reunited with its owner in Burnley thanks to vigilant member of the public

A member of the public helped police to reunite a stolen motorbike with its owner in Burnley last night.

Thursday, 11th November 2021, 10:15 am
Updated Thursday, 11th November 2021, 10:16 am

This bike was located on the road next to Ightenhill Park after a member of the public spotted someone falling off it and running away.

Police were informed and the bike was reunited with its owner.

Describing the incident as a 'great spot' a representative of the Burnley neighbourhood policing team said: "We would ask the public to continue to provide us with these bits of information, like tonight, it proved to be a stolen bike which was spotted."

Police were able to return this stolen motorbike to its owner in Burnley last night after it was spotted by a member of the public