Boy injured in clown craze attack in Rotherham
A teenage boy needed stitches after he was injured in a clown craze attack near Rotherham.
The boy was treated in hospital for a cut to his head after the clown threw a log at him on Lordens Hill, Dinnington, on Tuesday night.
South Yorkshire Police said it had received 61 reports of incidents involving clowns since 21 September.
Officers are also investigating two reports of clowns armed with knives.
In an interview, Owen Russell, 17, said he was walking home with friends, and bumped into the clown after taking a shortcut down an alleyway.
He said the clown started making sinister noises,... read more
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