Storage Locker swapping isn't for everyone....Storage Wars Star Suicide

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  1. BrulesRules

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    "What do you mean this old nintendo I found isn't worth $10,000???"
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    The Portuguese-born Balelo, 40, fatally suffered carbon monoxide poisoning, according to the website, which says his idle vehicle was parked and running inside the garage of his auction house in Simi Valley, Calif. He was said to have been discovered by one of his employees Monday morning.

    Last Saturday, says TMZ, Balelo had been arrested for a drug-related offense, and Sunday he reportedly was visited by his fiancée, responding to his request to come see him. Authorities are investigating his death.

    According to his A&E bio, Balelo lived with his family in Brazil from the age of 3 to 14, when he went to work on one of his family's tuna boats. He eventually went to San Diego, Calif., then Newport Beach, finally moving up to Los Angeles, where he sold expensive European cars – until the economic crash of 2008.

    Then, he said, he started "selling things on eBay from home. It started as a hobby and quickly turned into an empire."

    Combing liquidations, customer returns and closeouts for items, "I grew tremendously fast with over $1,000,000 in sales in the first six months of opening the new business," he said, claiming that the Simi Valley-based "Balelo, Inc. now employs over 50 people with several locations."
     
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    omg noooooooo :bigcry:
     
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    yuuuuup!
     
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    "Hey?! Is he dead?"

    "Yuuuuuup."
     
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    where was hester last night???
     
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    the tits on Brandi.. good lord
     
  10. JWC

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    mmmmm Brandi... :hump:
     
  11. BrulesRules

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    He's suing the show..probably wont be on much anymore lol
     
  12. JWC

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    "That's dead-All day long"
     
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    I can't decide between Brandi or the brunette on Storage Wars Texas.
     
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    That dude was lame anyway. I wonder if the Dave dude ever sued them for being a fake show yet?
     
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    poor Rico Suave
     
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    i think it's pending, to get out of his contract with them


    can't believe the dude killed himself. is that the CO Factor? :c
     
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    Woulda been funny if they discovered the body in a storage locker
     
  18. BrulesRules

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    Thank god it wasn't Barry!

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    gay face :c


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  20. JWC

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    Barry would buy him and have him appraised. Another loss....