POLICE are trying to find the owner of a mountain bike which has been recovered.

The bike was recovered on Sunday, August 31 at Yate Shopping Centre and is believed to have been stolen.

It is a grey and black men’s mountain bike – a Pro-Motive DS 500. The serial number is still on the bike.

If you own the bike or recognise it, contact police in South Gloucestershire on 101 quoting 90160/14.

Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or report it online bit.ly/1pwX4Zm quoting the reference number above.

A 37-year-old man has appeared in court and been charged with theft of a pedal cycle.