Jan. 5, 2010—UTC police responded to a delayed theft that occurred over Christmas break.
The theft occurred at Johnson-Obear Apartments. Police spoke with a student who said that when he left UTC for Christmas break, his red and silver mountain bike was left on the balcony of his apartment. Two of his roommates confirmed this.
Another roommate stayed in the apartment over Christmas break. When the victim returned and said that his mountain bike had been stolen from the balcony. There was no forced entry into the apartment and the roommate had moved off campus.
The victim said that he believed the roommate had stolen his mountain bike. The value of the theft is $160. The victim said he would not prosecute if the bike was found. There is nothing further at this time.