A video is making the rounds of the web showing a bunch of guys cutting down a ginkgo tree in Kensington, NY in order to steal a $50 bike.

Treehugger's Michael Graham Richard dug up a photo of the poor tree.

Via Treehugger via Reddit

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Trees do not make good bike posts
A surveillance camera filmed the theft of a bicycle in Kensington, NY by robbers using an unconventional technique.