BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA -- Scary clowns are terroriZing a small tow in California's San Joaquin Valley where cops have been called out numerous times in the past week.
In the latest incident, officers responded to a report of a clown holding a firearm Saturday , but they didn't find anyone.
"We've had multiple of these clown sightings all over town," Bakersfield police Lt. Jason Matson told KBAK. "He was gone by the time we arrived."
Meanwhile, on Thursday cops arrested a 14-year-old boy for dressing as a clown and scaring younger children.
Officers said he admitted to the acts which he'd done after seeing a hoax online.