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Carolina's Have Creepy Clowns.....

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by BTPost, Sep 5, 2016.

  1. BTPost

    BTPost Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Winston-Salem police say someone in a clown costume tried to lure kids into the woods Sunday night.

    The incident happened in the 1200 block of East 29th Street off Hwy. 52 about 8:30 p.m.

    The "clown" was described as wearing white overalls, white gloves, red shoes with red bushy hair, a white face and a red nose.

    The suspect allegedly tried to lure the kids with treats. The suspect was reportedly seen by two children and heard, but not seen, by one adult. The suspect fled the area when officers arrived.

    Hope Lane - site of second clown sighting

    A second clown sighting happened just after midnight in the 1600 block of Hope Lane, two miles from the first sighting. Officers attempted to locate the subject but were unsuccessful.

    Both spots where clowns were reported are in very residential areas near parks/woods.

    Similar incidents have occurred in South Carolina.

    Maybe our Carolina Monkeys can corral this Dufus....
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  2. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Monkey

    Lesson - Arm yourself and escort your kids...

    Creepy Clowns are Dangerous...

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  3. MountainMariner

    MountainMariner Clearly Ambiguous

    Almost as creepy as politicians making promises. (Politicians are the evil offspring of demonic circus clowns)
  4. chelloveck

    chelloveck Diabolus Causidicus

    It makes me coulrophobic, just thinking about it. Between Steven King's It, and Macdonalds' Ronald McDonald, oh and John Wayne Gacey...clowns don't enjoy much in the way of appealing characters.....:eek:
  5. Legion489

    Legion489 Shining the Light of Truth

    Wait, isn't "creepy clowns" redundant?

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  6. ghrit

    ghrit Ambulatory anachronism Administrator Founding Member

    Well, there was Clarabelle, and weary willie.
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  7. BTPost

    BTPost Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    Only a few, around here, are Old enough to remember them @ghrit....
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  8. Cruisin Sloth

    Cruisin Sloth Special & Slow

    I've met Harvey
    He's lookin pretty good for his age.
  9. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey..... Moderator Site Supporter++

  10. SB21

    SB21 Monkey

    Red Skelton used to do a few clown acts . Sure does seem like those were a lot better , more simpler times in those days . It's getting to be a very sick world we live in now a days .
  11. svjoe

    svjoe Angry Monkey

    bunch o' freaks in masks..........tell your kids stay away; problem solved. Also, bullets drop clowns just like anybody else...:whistle::whistle:
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  12. Tempstar

    Tempstar Losing Patience Site Supporter+

    Some guy went after one with a machete today. Copycat time I guess.
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