Neighbors of a building on Folsom Street near 24th Street were baffled by the sheer number of bicycles pulled out of a garage on the block on Tuesday.
Police reportedly came by and hauled away an entire truckload of bikes and bike parts from a multifamily building. Workers at two nearby businesses said the bikes numbered in the hundreds.
A photo of a truckload of bikes in the driveway to the building circulated on Reddit after the incident.
William Velez, who works at Sidewalk Juice next door to the building with the bikes, said police were pulling bikes out of the building for hours, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. He said notice had been posted some two days in advance of the seizure, and that someone may have been living in the garage.
A visiting cyclist who arrived at the building while this reporter was knocking on doors said he knew nothing about any police…