In what seems like a follow-up to one of Stephen King’s most well-known novels, a South Carolina apartment complex is being warned about a clown that is attempting to lure children into the woods.
Residents at a Greenville, South Carolina-area apartment complex received letters on Wednesday stating that the property management has received complaints about a clown "trying to lure children into the woods" and reminded them to not let their kids walk alone or in the woods at night, WHNS reported.
"I thought my child was seeing things," Donna Arnold, a resident, said. "And then the next day I had about 30 kids come up to me and say, 'Did you see the clown in the woods?'"
Bruce Wilson, a community activist, told WHNS that he is helping make the complex safer for children.
"We have about two to three hundred children out here," he said. "I want to make sure that law enforcement is doing the right thing."
A letter sent to residents of one neighborhood said the following:
In a scary turn of events, this isn't the most recent terrifying clown news. Authorities in Wisconsin warned residents in Green Bay earlier this month of a clown that was walking around the town at night holding black balloons.
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