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Stolen Flock of Seagulls van found; gear missing

By Associated Press

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LAST UPDATED: 07:17 a.m. HST, Jul 24, 2013


SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif. » A stolen van containing $70,000 worth of equipment belonging to the 1980s band Flock of Seagulls has been found in Southern California — but it was empty.

City News Service reports the truck was found Tuesday night in Santa Fe Springs.

Band frontman Mike Score says the rented van was stolen from a Downey hotel Sunday. The thief might have followed it after the band's Saturday-night show in Bellflower.

The stolen gear included stage clothing, guitars, drums, a keyboard and computer hard drives containing the songs for Score's first solo album.

Hotel video recorded the theft, but no arrests have been made.

Flock of Seagulls is best known for its 1982 hit "I Ran (So Far Away)."







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serious wrote:
Who cares?? This is news??
on July 24,2013 | 04:54AM
paradiddle wrote:
Jeez....I just dated myself. Never heard of the band and just read the article because of the headline that made little sense.....WRONG!
on July 24,2013 | 06:50AM
cojef wrote:
Not even a juicy tid-bit.
on July 24,2013 | 07:02AM
purigorota wrote:
If it was Kajagoogoo it would be big news.
on July 24,2013 | 08:01AM
awahana wrote:
I hope they recover everything and the band can go on with their lives. They are 80's heroes. We need their hair fashion.
on July 24,2013 | 09:36AM
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