What is the clown craze and why are people scared?
A terrifying and bizarre craze has been sweeping Britain, with scores of reports of adults and children being terrorized by people dressed as clowns.
Hull has been the latest British city to have had reports of clowns scaring strangers after the phenomenon spread to England from the US, where the issue has escalated to a major violent problem involving the police.
In the US, clowns have been reported armed with hammers and one man was beaten up with a baseball bat after trying to spook his friends.
Parents in Bransholme, Orchard Park and east Hull have complained about people dressed as... read more
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