Welwyn Garden City boy's treasured bike stolen

A BMX bike, with glow in the dark pedals, was stolen from a 13-year-old boy. Billy Sherwood had saved all of his Christmas and birthday money to buy a black Fit Street 1 BMX bike worth �300. It was stolen from outside McDonald's, in WGC, on his way to Mon

A BMX bike, with glow in the dark pedals, was stolen from a 13-year-old boy.

Billy Sherwood had saved all of his Christmas and birthday money to buy a black Fit Street 1 BMX bike worth �300.

It was stolen from outside McDonald's, in WGC, on his way to Monk's Walk School, on Tuesday last week at 8am.

Mum Karen Hatherly, of WGC, said: "We're devastated.


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"He usually cycles to school with his friends but now he has to get the bus."

The Bushey Ley woman added: "Everyone gave him money towards it.

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"We're desperate to get it back."

It is believed the bike has been seen at the King George V playing fields.

Anyone with information should call police on 01707 806425. There is a �20 reward for its recovery.

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