Legally blind boy’s custom-made bike stolen for second time

NBC Latino

LIFTON, Colo. — A young boy is stuck watching his friends and family ride their bikes from the sidelines after his custom-made bike was stolen for the second time.

“He just deserved everything he had and for it to be taken away, it’s just something I just think is very disrespectful and just so sad,” said Kyauna Martinez, who babysits for the family.

12-year-old Cy Delgado has retinis pigmentosa, which has made him legally blind. He also has no peripheral or night vision.

He had a special bike that allowed him to ride around his yard alongside his brothers and friends.

“It’s perfect because it’s big enough,” Martinez said. “It rides over grass and stuff perfectly easy, so he can stay in the yard and be a big brother with his two brothers.”

The bike was stolen from the Delgado’s yard for the first time in late spring.

The family tracked it down…

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