WASHINGTON COUNTY, VA (WJHL) – Washington County, Va. Sheriff Fred Newman confirmed to News Channel 11 that the county had its first report of a clown sighting Monday night.
According to Newman, the sighting occurred on Conner Lane near High Point Elementary School off of Sinking Creek Road in Bristol, Va. between 7:45 and 8 p.m.
Newman said two siblings — a brother and a sister — reported the sighting of the clown in a nearby field.
The pair told deputies the clown was dressed in black, had white around the eyes, had a red nose and purple hair.
Deputies searched the area for about an hour, but did not find anything.
Newman said he would be placing additional patrols in that area.
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