Motocross bikes theft: Police appeal for information

POLICE investigating the theft of two motocross bikes in Poole are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

The bikes were stolen from an address in King John Avenue on Tuesday, October 3, at about 1.45am.

It was reported that two men broke into a shed and after police searched the area, they found the culprits had broken the shed’s doors and locks to get in.

The shed’s owner was notified and said two motocross bikes were missing.

Officers recovered one of the bikes, but the other, a Kawasaki 65cc KX250, remains missing.

PC George Miller, of Dorset Police, said: “We have been carrying out enquiries into this incident and I would urge anyone with information relating to who might be responsible to please contact us.

“It is believed the offenders may have driven the stolen bike around roads in the surrounding area following the incident and I would urge anyone who witnessed this or captured anything relevant on dashcam footage to please get in touch.

“I would also like to hear from anyone who has come across a bike matching the description in the image being offered for sale locally or online in unusual circumstances.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55230156657.

Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously online at or by calling Freephone 0800 555 111.

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