KILGORE — A young girl in Kilgore had her bike stolen for the second time just a day after police returned it to her. According to KETK, Kilgore Police received a report of a stolen bicycle from the 700 block of Florey Street on Tuesday. Authorities learned the stolen property was the same bike returned the previous day. The victim stated the pink bicycle was chained to the front porch when it was taken. According to the victim’s grandmother, the bike was found filthy and returned by officers in sparkling condition with an added serial number. They also included a toy pink bear.
If you have any information about this crime, contact Detective Tim Dukes at 903-218-6904. You can also contact Gregg County Crimestoppers at 903-236-STOP, or you can text an anonymous tip to 847411 + KILGORE + your tip. Refer to KPD Incident #1406-1495.