A Texas woman was found dead in her face down Sunday morning after possibly laying there for more than a day.
The body of Rhonda Waits, 46, was discovered by in their shared Samsom Park home after returning from a three-day .
The tanning bed, which operated on a , was found off when police responded to her boyfriend’s call for help.
‘Just couldn’t believe it because, as far as we know, there nothing was wrong with her,’ Ms Waits’ neighbour of 15 years Craig Thommason told CBS 11.
‘[She was] real friendly. Every time I saw her out, she always talked to me,’ Mr Thommason said.
Police say a radio had been left on in the house and medications were found nearby but there were no forced entry to the home or foul .
The has yet to make a final ruling on Ms Waits’ cause of death though they have eliminated one possible cause:
‘I’ve spoken to the officer. There is no sign that her death was linked to thetanning bed,’ Samson Park Police Chief Driver told CBS.
Ms Waits’ daughter has told CBS that there were no indications of her mother having health problems.
Police are waiting reports to determine her cause of death.