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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 myfox8.com:

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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