Warning over online bike theft

People looking to buy bikes online are being warned against using uncontrolled sites. London Cycling Campaign says bikes are often stolen and posted to be sold on websites.

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Online bike sale warnings

The internet is an easy place for bikes to be posted anonymously Credit: ITV News

London Cycling Campaign is warning internet sites which don't require identification are becoming popular for thieves selling on bikes. Often, a thief won't post a real photo of the bike, and will expect a quick sale, often conducted by mobile phone and on a street corner or outside a pub.

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