• Madison Campbell


Throughout the month, the police have received Many reports about clowns creeping in the woods, trying to lure people in after them, and giving the community a big scare.

According to Yahoo News, " The reports have fueled speculation that the sightings could be a hoax, or possibly even morbid fans trying to promote the 2017 movie release of Stephen King's It, about an evil clown known as Pennywise that terrorized a group of young boys."

The Greensboro police are very concerned about the children and families who have witnessed these clowns in action. Not only have the clowns tried to inflict fear upon their victims, but one report was filed about a child trying to be lured into the woods with a large sum of money.

The last clown was seen on Tuesday when a man wielding a machete defensively chased the clown into the woods in Greensboro, North Carolina.

The man/clown was said to be wearing a curly red wig, a clown mask, yellow dotted shirt, blue pants and a pair of clown shoes.

According to a female resident, her son had seen clowns in the woods, whispering and making noises, and when she went over to check, she saw several clowns flashing green laser lights in the woods before they ran off."

Police are warning parents to keep an eye on their children and to report anymore sightings. Law enforcement have not interrogated any clown impostors yet because they seem to disappear.

Scary clowns seem to be popping up in more states, so be on the lookout.

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