The credit card companies called the Dotsons to verify if the purchases were real, which they confirmed they were not, and the credit cards were shut down, all charges to them denied. He did not leave a note or let anyone know what he had planned to do because someone would have stayed with him to keep him from hurting himself if they had known what he would do. The show itself might include plenty of on-screen drama, but the REAL drama happens when the cameras aren't even rolling. Hester rejoined the cast of Storage Wars even after all that behind-the-scenes drama occurred. This is the lawsuit that drove much of the behind-the-scenes scandals.
He did not leave a note or let anyone know what he had planned to do because someone would have stayed with him to keep him from hurting himself if they had known what he would do.
Laura even got involved in the brawl by jumping onto Hester's back. And he had the fame and finances to do just that. But none of that has been proven, so we can't really say what happened. In the end, Sheets decided to stay on the show and remains a cast member for now. Balelo was charged with simple possession, which means that he has the drugs but wasn't planning on selling them, and for being under the influence of a controlled substance. This just compounded the problems that the show was having. So, she sued him for all he's worth.