Watch as thief steals bike from outside Edinburgh school

A BRAZEN bike thief has been filmed stealing a bike from outside a Capital school in broad daylight.

Wednesday, 21st August 2019, 4:05 pm
The thief uses bolt cutters to break the bike's lock

The hooded man used bolt cutters to snap the mountain bike's lock outside Morningside School of Music before riding off on it yesterday.

CCTV cameras at the Comiston Road school captured the moment the orange and black mountain bike, belonging to a guitar technician, was taken.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "We are investigating the theft of a bike that took place within Comiston Road at around 6.55pm on Tuesday 20th August.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

The thief uses bolt cutters to break the bike's lock

"Inquiries are ongoing."

The thief rode the bike away down Comiston Road