READING, Pa. (AP) – Bizarre clown sightings in Pennsylvania are nothing new in recent weeks, but this is: Criminal accusations.
Police in Reading say they’re trying to figure out who fatally stabbed a 16-year-old boy Sunday night after someone wearing a clown mask may have provoked a confrontation. Police say they’re sorting through various accounts of the incident that include the victim wearing the mask, the stabber wearing the mask, and someone else wearing it.READ MORE: Pittsburghers Have Mixed Reactions To Weekend Traffic Restrictions On East Carson Street
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In Martinsburg, Blair County, police have charged an 18-year-old man with harassing, threatening and prowling around his neighbors’ home while wearing a clown mask and holding an Airsoft toy pistol, also on Sunday night.
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