Police said a man named Shane Spencer walked into a French Quarter bike shop called Ride This Bike and took its name a little too literally.

Spencer walked into the store at 231 Dauphine St. about 3:15 p.m. July 12 and said he wanted to test out a folding bicycle. He gave his credit card as collateral, police said, and pedaled away.

Police are seeking Spencer for theft of the bike, which cost a reported $1,800.