Thieves steal air conditioning units from day care - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Thieves steal air conditioning units from day care

(WMC-TV) - An Orange Mound day care center is trying to fend off thieves that keep stealing its air conditioners.

Delta Payne owns and operates the Early Childhood Day Care on Kimball in Orange Mound. Payne called the Action News 5 Investigators with concerns about a recent spike in air conditioner thefts at her childcare center.

She says within the past week alone, two A/C units have been stolen from her facility.

She says she is trying to stay in business, but its getting hard -- and hot -- without air conditioning.

On Action News 5 at 5 p.m., you will meet Payne and hear what she has been doing to keep thieves from striking again.

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