Midnight In The Desert — Clowns

Creepy clown sightings reported in Modesto, CA

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Creepy clown sightings reported in Modesto, CA

Modesto police have responded to three creepy clown sightings since Monday afternoon, a hoax that has been sweeping the nation. The first person dressed as a clown was spotted in the parking lot outside Sears at Vintage Faire Mall, said Modesto Police Department spokeswoman Heather Graves. The clown was being driven around by a man in a dark-colored car and getting out of the vehicle in an effort to scare people. Danelle Kiser snapped a photo of the man, wearing a white-faced mask with bright red hair. She spotted him as she and her friend were leaving Sears; he was...

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Police warn terrifying craze of clowns jumping out of bushes to scare passers-by has spread to UK after sweeping America

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Police warn terrifying craze of clowns jumping out of bushes to scare passers-by has spread to UK after sweeping America

British schoolchildren are being terrorised by cruel pranksters who are dressing up as clowns and jumping out from behind bushes as part of a bizarre craze that started in the US. Police are trying to identify those responsible for the menacing stunts - thought to be inspired by the incidents in America - and have warned against copycats after children across Newcastle were left "incredibly distressed". Northumbria Police said they have received six separate reports since Friday, leaving parents and teachers very concerned. No one had been attacked in those incidents, but there have been further reports of clowns chasing...

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