MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minneapolis Police Department says 30 bicycles have been stolen in its First Precinct between March 1 and April 20.
Most of the thefts happened in the North Loop and Loring Park communities, according to a informational alert.READ MORE: At Duluth's Rose Garden, Thousands Of Vibrant Flowers Are Uniquely Situated On Lake Superior's Shore
More specifically, 15 of the bikes were stolen from a total of just five locations. And 18 of the 30 stolen bikes were taken in the last week.
Police say they’ve already arrested and charged one person in relation to the incidents, but he is not currently being held in custody.READ MORE: COVID Community Test Sites In Mpls., St. Paul, Bloomington To Close By End Of The Week
Any questions or concerns about the string of thefts can be directed to the First Precinct at 612-673-5701 or through email by clicking here.Twin Cities Among Metro Areas Included In Biden Plan To Curb Violent Crime
In the alert, a Crime Prevention Specialist with the department also released tips for preventing your bike’s theft.