Ramón Ayala Y Sus Bravos Del Norte had their trailer full of equipment stolen in Las Vegas, Nevada. According to a press release from the band, the incident occurred in the parking lot of a Ballys Hotel and Casino on Friday, August 18.
The band says equipment taken include 24 karat gold plated personalized drums of José Luis Ayala, drummer of Los Bravos Del Norte, valued at more than $25,000. A percussion set belonging to band member David Laure, horns, among other things.
The theft was reported to the police, who are investigating the incident. According to the band, hotel security said they are not responsible for thefts involved in the parking lot.
The group performed a successful show as scheduled in Las Vegas on Saturday night, where they had other events scheduled throughout the weekend.
Tejano Nation will have more details on this incident as they become available.