Connect with us

Killer Clowns Purge Night On Oct. 30: Facts To Know

Killer Clowns Purge Night On Oct. 30: Facts To Know
Killer Clowns Elio Yañez / Flickr CC BY 2.0


Killer Clowns Purge Night On Oct. 30: Facts To Know

Editor’s note: You are viewing Morning News USA’s Debunked section. This section contains news that we have investigated and uncovered to be fake news, satire news, hoaxes and urban legends.

Following reports of killer clowns taking away so many lives, many people have reportedly gotten afraid with the coming of Halloween. Are they expecting a killer clown purge night?

Earlier this month, the world was rocked by a report of several deaths made by perpetrators dressed as clowns.

While they have been making a lot of people laugh with their usual antics and comic performances; that is no longer the case this time. These performers have already become a source of fear in the society. And with Halloween parties expected to happen, it can never be denied that some have become paranoid with the thought that the killer clowns can attack either on Oct. 30 or 31.

Also Read: Killer Clowns – Marketing Ploy For Stephen Kings ‘IT’ Movie?

Is there really a reason to feel that way?

On Facebook, a warning has been posted via the page Clown Hunters. Accordingly, “clowns are allegedly planning their own purge the night before Halloween.”

“Stay inside, keep all pets inside and keep all doors and windows locked,” the post continued. “Share this post with your family and friends!”

It can be observed that fear has not been spreading on Facebook alone, since Twitter has also been filled with posts pertaining to the widely-dreaded killer clowns.

“Apparently there is a clown purge in the Lehigh valley on Oct 30th,” tweeted Alyssa Rae Lakatosh. “I’m locking all my doors and windows and hibernating inside. Fuck that.”

Meanwhile, Tyler Whalon appeared trying to hide his fear and decided to stay courageous despite the feared scenario.

Also Read: Meet Ron Anglin, The Man Who Wants Clowns To Be Loved Again – See Photos And Facts

“So apparently the clowns are gunna purge the night before halloween, i can’t wait to go clown hunting,” he said.

What could have been the basis for these alert statuses and posts? Could Halloween really become creepy and bloody because of the killer clowns?

Amid these purge night warnings, it must be noted that these are just rumors and no official intelligence reports from the authorities could prove that these are indeed happening.

However, interviews with two police officials suggested that the public must not be too complacent.

Both Capt. Laurence Martin of the Wayne Police Department in New Jersey and Sgt. Brian Metzler of the Fair Lawn Police Department agreed that everyone must be vigilant and anything suspicious must be reported right away to the police.

A report from Reuters further revealed that “Even the White House weighed in on the sightings” of killer clowns.

The Sun Sentinel also shared that “creepy threats” of killer clowns attack have gotten several parents and schools children in Florida worried.

Also Read: Killer Clowns Shoot To Kill Order – Facts To Know

Want to receive more news updates about the killer clowns, especially those related to the rumored Oct. 30 night purge rumors? Subscribe to our daily newsletter or follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

About Jenny Grace

Jenny is the go-to reporter when you want to know the latest controversies, hottest scandals and juiciest stories taking place on Planet Hollywood. She also loves keeping herself up-to-date with the latest TV shows and movie offerings.

More in Debunked

Good News

To Top