Ashland P.D.’s Smart Bike Nabs 3 More Thieves
The Ashland Police Department’s smart bicycle, with the GPS tracking system installed was stolen again last night, resulting in an immediate police response and charges of 1st degree theft and conspiracy to commit 1st degree theft brought against three Medford residents.
The bike was taken from the area of Siskiyou Boulevard and Wightman Street and officers stopped vehicle as it was leaving the area. The bicycle was on the vehicle’s bike rack, along with another stolen bicycle taken from the area of the Hannon Library. The two bikes together are worth well over $1,000.
The three charged were Judith Thorndike, 51, Trevor Thorndike, 22, and Anna Thorndike, 20.