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The Grinches Visit Oak Cliff

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If you live anywhere near Bishop Dunne High School in Oak Cliff, have someone check on your house, pronto.

My wife and I were walking the dog at about 2 p.m. and were stopped by two different people asking if we knew anything about home invasions that had just occurred. One guy, whose brother lives on Treeline Drive, said thieves nabbed all the toys his nephew was going to find under the tree on Christmas. He said the culprits were two black males in a gray Ford Taurus. The other, who lives on Windchime Drive, hadn't seen suspects.

So lock up your stuff, fellow Cliff dwellers. It looks like burglars aren’t taking the holidays off this year. --Jesse Hughey

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