Nothing sinister about fancy-dress shop display
A FANCY-DRESS shop has defended its scary clown window display despite the controversial "killer clown" craze sweeping the country.
Staff at The Fancy Dress Outlet on Market Street, Shaw, said it had already created the display before the stunts started to make headlines.
Police have urged the public to avoid the fad, which has seen people dressed as clowns - some carrying weapons - wreak havoc on the streets.
Despite the negative publicity surrounding the clowns, The Fancy Dress Outlet says it is yet to feel any backlash and will continue to sell the costumes.
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