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Statue of Queen beheaded in Victoria park

Queen's statue beheaded

A statue of Queen Elizabeth in Victoria has been beheaded.

Police were called to Beacon Hill Park just after noon Wednesday after receiving a report that the statue had been vandalized.

The head had been removed and has yet to be recovered.

The incident comes after an overnight graffiti spree that included references to Beacon Hill Park, and police are looking into whether the two events are connected.



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