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Niagara Falls man tried to steal bike worth more than $10K: police

Police say a Niagara Falls man faces multiple charges for allegedly trying to sell a stolen high-end bicycle that's worth more than 10-thousand dollars.

Police say a Niagara Falls man faces multiple charges for allegedly trying to sell a stolen high-end bicycle that's worth more than 10-thousand dollars.

Investigators say the custom-built, Swiss-made B-M-C Impec bicycle was reported stolen from a tourist's vehicle in July.

Police say they have been investigating a rash of high-end bicycle thefts around the tourist areas of Niagara Falls.

A 27-year-old man faces charges including trafficking in property obtained by crime exceeding five-thousand dollars, driving while under suspension and driving without a valid permit.

He's being held in custody pending a bail hearing today in St. Catharines.