The Drifters today

*Veteran soul group The Drifters have called in police after thieves in the U.K. hit their tour bus and made off with thousands of dollars worth of equipment, reports WENN.

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The group is in the U.K. for a series of concerts and parked at a bar in Nottingham, England for a meal on Monday when the crooks struck. They broke into the group’s van and stole laptop computers and iPads worth thousands.

Lead singer Michael Williams told the BBC the band is devastated by the incident but has vowed to continue the tour.