Suspect in bike shop theft caught on security cam

Sunshine Coast RCMP have released security camera images of the suspect in a recent break-in at a Gibsons bike shop.

As reported in the RCMP weekly update, a suspect gained entry through an unlocked rear door at Spin Cycles, on the Sunshine Coast Highway in upper Gibsons, on April 3.

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According to RCMP, the male suspect in the images released April 11 was in the area at approximately 7:30 p.m. watching the business, attempting access and then retreating to watch the business again.  At 8:15 p.m. he entered the business and left a few minutes later through the front door with a bike.

Several bikes, bike equipment, tools and cash were stolen.  The stolen bikes were a lime green Giant Reign Advanced, a purple Liv Intrigue S, a Banshee custom dirt jump and a 24" white childrens’ bike.

Anyone with any information about this break and enter is asked to contact RCMP, reference file 2019-1933, or CrimeStoppers.

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