Remember The Kansas City Killer Clown?!?!
Given the recent media frenzy, social media scare and recent creepy clown sightings in Platte County . . . Here's Just a bit of local history from the newsies @ Slate to put things in perspective . . .
May 1981, Kansas City, Missouri: A few days after the Brookline incidents begin, police in Kansas City receive multiple reports of a knife-wielding clown in a yellow van. Parents of children attending Our Lady & St. Rose school are informed of the situation via a letter from school administrators reading, in part, “There have been reports of a character called Killer Clown jumping out of bushes and threatening children with a knife.”
Read the whole thing:
The Wave of Evil Clown Sightings Is Nothing to Worry About. It Happens Every Few Years!