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Woman found dead in tanning bed

Jan. 23, 2012 at 7:04 PM

DALLAS, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Police say they're investigating the death of a Dallas woman found in a tanning bed belonging to her boyfriend.

Police say a man whose name has not been released returned home from a weekend away to find his girlfriend, Rhonda Waits, 46, lying in the bed unresponsive, KXAS-TV, Dallas, reported.

He called authorities, who went to the house at about 12:17 a.m. Sunday and reported finding no sign of trauma, WFAA-TV, Dallas, said.

The tanning machine was equipped with a timer that switches off after a selected time is reached. It was not on when the woman's body was found.

The Tarrant County medical examiner has not released an official cause of death.

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