CCTV images of two men have been released by police following the theft of a bike in Wantage.

At around 1.30pm on Thursday, February 14 a black bicycle was stolen from a communal area on Priory Road.

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Thieves cut the lock before one rode away on the bike and the other fled on foot.

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Investigating officer, PC Lorraine O’Conner, based at Wantage police station said: “I am appealing for anyone who recognises the men pictured as we believe they may have vital information regarding this incident.

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“If you recognise either or both of these men, please get in touch with police."

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Police have also released an image of the stolen bike and asked for anyone who recognises it to get in touch.

Call 101 quoting reference number 43190048515.

Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.