Motorbike stolen from Plungington garage belonged to man who died in St Michael’s crash

Posted on - 21st February, 2022 - 8:31pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Lancashire Police, Plungington, Preston News
Iain Hamilton
Iain Hamilton sadly died last month

Police have revealed that the motorbike stolen from a Plungington garage belonged to Iain Hamilton, who sadly died after a collision in St Michael’s on Wyre in January.


Police were called at around 11.35am yesterday (Sunday 20 February) to the address in Blackpool Road near West End Fish Bar.

The offenders had broken into the garage and stolen a blue and white Suzuki DRZ400 SM K7 (pictured below) with the registration plate LX58 BXO.

Suzuki DRZ400 SM K7
Stolen Suzuki motorbike

A pedal bike (pictured) was also taken.

Stolen pedal bike
Stolen pedal bike

PC Mark Potter of Lancashire Police said: “This theft has left those involved devastated.

“The motorbike is of huge sentimental value and the victims are encouraging people to come forward with information.“

Read more: Family pay tribute to ‘loving, devoted and compassionate’ Preston biker

If you can help police, call 101 or email quoting log 0575 of February 20.

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