At around 8:13 a.m. today, November 10, Eugene Police were called to investigate the theft of approximately 21 bikes from locally owned and operated Hutch’s Bicycles, 960 Charnelton. The bikes were stolen during the night and the estimated cost of the theft so far is around $100,000, including several very expensive and specialized bikes.
The magnitude of this theft is unusual and it’s a big hit to the local business.
EPD Property Crimes Unit and Forensic Evidence Unit were called out to investigate the case, and EPD Patrol has also been on scene. The teams have begun an investigation. If anyone has tips in this case, they are asked to contact Detective Shawn Trotter at 541.682.5168 or STrotter@eugene-or.gov