CHICO, Calif. - Two high-end mountain bikes were stolen from Chico's AMain Cycling, a bike store in the 2000 block of E. 20th Street in Chico.
According to Chico police, a private security guard reported an audible alarm that was heard at 5:40 a.m. on Saturday. Officers from the Chico Police Department said that they investigated and found that a window had been shattered and two bicycles had been stolen.
Taylor Vaccari of AMain Cycling said Saturday that one of the stolen bicycles was a $4,500 "Specialized" mountain bike. The model was the Stump Jumper. It was a purple chameleon color, said Vaccari.
The other stolen bicycle was a "Pivot" Mach 5.5 that was black carbon with blue accents.
Taylor said that the Pivot was valued at more than $5,000, making the two stolen bicycles worth more than $10,000.