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Duke Blue Devils mascot head stolen, ends up on UNC campus

It wouldn’t be rivalry week without a mascot head getting stolen.  On Wednesday, the head of the Duke Blue Devils mascot was stolen and put up on a stake on top of a student store in Chapel Hill.

A photo showed up on Instagram of people wearing the mascot head before it was placed on the stake and had this caption:

“Shout out to my brother and his friends for stealing the Duke mascot head and mounting it on a stake.”

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According to

Derek Rowles, an executive producer for ABC 11 in Raleigh, said Chapel Hill Police have taken possession of the Duke mascot head. It was removed from the bookstore around 3:40 p.m. Wednesday.

This incident should up the ante for the game on Wednesday night. UNC is having a down year, but in a rivalry game, anything can happen.

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