Police warn clowns, you’re ‘simply not funny’

CLOWNING around is no laughing matter and can have serious consequences.

That is the message from police to people participating in the so-called “clown purge” craze, which has spread across Australia and reached Mildura.

The phenomenon, believed to have originated in the United States, involves participants wearing clown masks or costumes, often with the intention of scaring or intimidating unsuspecting members of the public.

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