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NASCAR has opened an investigation after a noose was found in the garage of Bubba Wallace on Sunday (June 21).

The incident happened less than two weeks after NASCAR announced they are banning the confederate flags from racetracks and they are permitting on-track personnel to kneel during the national anthem. 

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Bubba released the following statement via Twitter:

NASCAR released the following statement saying they are “angry and outraged” by the heinous act:

Please keep Bubba Wallace in your prayers.