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Surveillance video shows man using bolt cutters to take bike at Del Oro High

Placer County sheriff's officials seek the public’s help identifying a man who is shown in surveillance video stealing a student’s bicycle from a bike rack at Del Oro High School in Loomis.

The incident occurred at 9:07 a.m. Friday. The suspect got out of a white four-door Pontiac sedan and used bolt cutters to take a girl’s mountain bike that she used to get around town, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release.

Sheriff’s officials said the Pontiac has a small white sticker on the rear passenger-side window.

The bicycle is described as a blue Cannondale mountain bike with red pedals.

Anyone who can help identify the suspect or who has seen the bike for sale is asked to call Deputy Rob Tarabetz at 530-889-7800. Those who wish to remain anonymous and to be eligible for a cash reward of the information leads to an arrest can call Placer County Crime Stoppers at 800-923-8191, or submit a tip via the Crime Stoppers website.