Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Clown Stabs People (Tyneside, UK)

http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/north-east-news/breaking-news/2011/10/25/rumours-of-clown-stab-attack-on-tyneside-are-false-72703-29658223/

ChronicleLive.co.uk
25 October 2011

Rumours of clown stab attack on Tyneside are false

ODD rumours that a man dressed as a clown had been spotted stabbing people on Tyneside have turned out to be false.

Our website was inundated with people searching for news on the supposed incidents after Twitter and Facebook lit up with reports about the attacks.

Some people claimed the knifings had taken place in Whickham, Gateshead, while others said the man had been spotted in Newcastle city centre. [...]