Man dressed as clown handing out candy sends town into panic

CLARKSVILLE, Tennessee – Police in Clarksville had some unusual calls on Thursday.

Officers got to the bottom of it, and it turns out, it was just a birthday tradition.

According to a post from the police department, an older man dresses up as a clown on his birthday and hands out candy.

Officers went to businesses he had visited to verify his story.

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