If you have ever seen an episode of storage wars, you are probably familiar with Dan Dotson. He's an auctioneer that specializes in finding some of the most intriguing items in strange storage units.
Even with Dan's experience, he could never have predicted what he was about to find in one storage unit.
A Charity Event
Dan found out about a story while attending the Cars, Stars and Rock N' Roll charity event in California. He was minding his own business when he noticed a woman trying to catch his eye from across the room.
When Dan finally noticed her, she made her way across the room and introduced herself. Then, she said told him a story that absolutely shocked him.
Dan summed up the story from the charity event in a video on Twitter. He said "an older Asian woman at the table next to me kept looking at me like she wanted to tell me something."
She told him that her husband works for a guy that bought a storage unit from him for $500 that had a safe inside. This safe would be the first of a series of amazing discoveries.
Man Of The Hour
To better grasp the significance of the story, it's important to understand what exactly Dan Dotson does. He's not your average guy. For over 50 years, Dan worked in the auctioneering business.
Dan and his wife Laura run a business together by the name of American Auctioneers. Over his 50 years in the business, Dan has had some amazing stories that led him to become the megastar he is today.