SULLIVAN COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – Sullivan County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a clown lurking near an apartment in Piney Flats Thursday.
According to Kristen Quon with the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded around 11:00 p.m. Thursday after a caller reported seeing a clown lurking near Poplar Ridge apartments.
The caller reported seeing a clown waving at the end of a parking lot, telling deputies when he tried to approach the clown, it ran into a wooded area.
Deputies responded to the scene, but did not find anything.
Officials said they are keeping an eye out in that area to ease people’s concerns.
If you see anything suspicious you are asked to call police.See also:
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- Police: Man with machete chases person wearing clown mask into woods
- Creepy new clown sightings in South Carolina
- Children claim clowns tried to lure them to woods
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