Wayward sheep on the loose after Scottish Festival

Sheep on the lam

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (WBTV) - Huntersville police say they are herding a lot of calls after a sheep went missing during a festival and is currently on the lam.

According to police, the sheep initially went missing from the Rural Hill Scottish Festival and Loch Norman Highland Games more than week ago.

The sheep has been spotted throughout the area of Beatties Ford and McIlwaine Road multiple times over the past week. This is about 2.5 miles from where the festival took place.

Officers have attempted to catch the animal, but say its being sheepish and running away.

If you see the sheep, please call Huntersville police.

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