POLICE are appealing for information after a crook stole a teenager’s bike from his flat in Renfrew.

The theft in Tennant Street was reported to police after the 17-year-old householder discovered his front door had been forced open on Sunday afternoon.

It is believed that the theft of the bike worth £150 took place sometime between 12pm and 3pm.

Anyone who can help the police with their investigation is asked to call officers on 101.

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