Stolen motorcycles found in lake

Motorcycles stolen back in 2005 found on lake bed

Posted: 28 February 2013
by Visordown News

Pennybacker bridge

MORE than a dozen motorcycles have been found at the bottom of Lake austin in Texas, USA.

Frames, engines and other parts have been discovered for over 15 different motorcycles. They were found by a diver who was diving under the Pennybacker bridge.

Frame and engine numbers match up to bikes reported stolen, some as far back as 2005.

Motorcycle thieves strip a stolen bike for parts and discard the rest, usually through a friendly scrap-metal merchant.


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Why the hell do we want news about stolen bikes in the US?
We've got enough thieving scum in the UK...

Posted: 01/03/2013 at 23:35

thieving scum found chained to old bike frames and drowned at the bottom of a lake, now that would have been a better headline.

Posted: 06/03/2013 at 11:04

I used to see bits of stolen motorbikes in the canal at Mile End in East London...

Posted: 23/08/2013 at 09:21

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