East Limestone band trailer with equipment stolen in Birmingham

Band members were heading back from The West Alabama Marching Festival in Gordo, Alabama.

Posted: Nov 6, 2017 9:20 AM

On Sunday morning the East Limestone High School band trailer was stolen at a hotel in Birmingham.

Band members were heading back from The West Alabama Marching Festival in Gordo, Alabama. That's when they noticed the trailer was gone from the hotel

On Sunday morning the East Limestone High School band trailer was stolen at a hotel in Birmingham.

Band members were heading back from The West Alabama Marching Festival in Gordo, Alabama. That's when they noticed the trailer was gone from the hotel.

Blake Williams who works with the East Limestone High School band said all instruments are gone including: 1 piccolo, 16 flutes, 10 clarinets, 17 saxophones, 18 trumpets, 4 baritones, 10 trombones, 5 sousaphone Blue Yamaha generator, 15 drum stands, 3 set of tenors, 2 flubs guard screens, and 8 flag gauntlets.

More items were stolen as well.

School officials said the band will find a way to stay strong during this tragic event.

The school will hold a press conference Monday morning to discuss how they'll move forward.

The school will hold a press conference Monday morning to discuss how they'll move forward during this tragic time.

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