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Southern University Jaguar Mascot Dies

Southern University is mourning the loss of it's beloved Jaguar mascot, Lacumba. Officials say the 15-year-old Jaguar, who resided on the Southern campus, died Sunday night.

A necropsy will be performed to try an determine why the female cat died. Dr. Gordon Perry, her veterinarian, reportedly examined her last week as part of a regular checkup and found her in excellent health. It's a shock and a mystery.

9-News will keep you posted on the investigation.

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