Police warning as ‘killer clown’ craze hits UK
2 Have your say Police have warned pranksters who are posing as “killer clowns” to terrify children that they could face arrest.
The craze for dressing in horrifying clown costumes to jump out on unsuspecting passers-by has swept the country after taking off in American colleges.
Reports of the sinister clowns jumping out of bushes and chasing pedestrians have come in from all corners of the UK. One police force received six reports of such incidents in just five days.
Officers are warning that such pranks could land the clowns behind them in serious trouble after one teenager was arrested... read more
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