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A 79-year-old Dallas woman succumbed to the sweltering Texas heat and died in her home two days after reporting her air conditioner stolen to the police.

Dolores Grissom, lived on a corner in her Oak Cliff neighborhood where her air conditioner was exposed.

On July 14, Grissom reported that her $2,500 unit was stolen. On July 16 she was found dead.

Her air conditioner was targeted by thieves numerous times in the last two years.

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