BUFFALO, New York -- Twin Cities singer Dessa and her band say someone stole thousands of dollars worth of equipment Friday evening while they were on tour in New York.

Dessa says that their tour van was broken into while the group was out for dinner.

She says the van was stripped of everything including several MacBooks, cameras, instruments, credit cards, money and personal identification cards. Dessa estimates the loss being around $30,000.

The group is currently traveling to promote their newest release 'Parts of Speech.'

Dessa told KARE 11 they are not cancelling the tour and will continue on to Pittsburgh as planned making do with the equipment they have.

The group started an Indiegogo page to help raise money to replace the stolen items. They have already raised more than $10,500.

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