Tauranga Police are looking for this bike in relation to an attack where a Bellevue man was tackled to the ground and kicked by three others who then made off with the bike.
The victim was at the corner of Bellevue and Kingswood Road when he was approached by three Pacific or Tongan Islanders who tackled the man to the ground and kicked him before stealing the victim’s BMX bike.
The incident happened on Thursday, April 12.
The bike is described as a Kink BMX with a black frame and back handle bars. It has purple handle grips and green cranks.
One pedal is pink and one is black and both are see-through type plastic. The rim on the front wheel has a thin pink line around the rim and is bald, and the back tyre has thick tread.
The bike also has a black seat and no brakes.
Anyone with information about the bike is asked to contact Tauranga Police on 577 4300 and Quote File: 120416/7199.