The Locator crew’s van stolen at Seattle airport

A rental van being used by the crew of WEtv’s The Locator was stolen by a man with a warrant fleeing from authorities. That happened last Tuesday as the crew was loading it with gear; the van was eventually recovered. The Seattle Post-Intelligencer has the story, which is pretty amusing, especially since crew members were talking to the thief via walkie-talkies that were in the van.

Cable television show has van stolen at Sea-Tac [Seattle Post-Intelligencer]

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