The video below shows the rider and passenger riding on the stolen bike but then colliding with a lamp-post in the Park South area.The bike was later found in a garaged area of Netherton Close, Swindon.
image credit: Wiltshire Police
Suspected thieves collide with a lamp post on stolen motorbike Pillar of the community! Moment hero LAMPPOST stops two hapless moped thieves in their tracks as they make a speedy getaway with their new prize.
This is the embarrassing moment was caught on CCTV in South Park area of Swindon.After young men crash into lamppost one returns an hour later to take the bike.Police are still looking for the suspects who dumped the vehicle two miles away.
Officers are appealing for information to identify two youths who they would like to speak to in relation to the theft of a motorbike from an address in Swindon.The bike was taken from Tunnicliffe Close overnight between Tuesday 5 and Wednesday 6 September 2017.