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Town bans clown costumes from annual event

(Source: Haunted Downtown Doniphan Halloween Spooktacular Facebook page) (Source: Haunted Downtown Doniphan Halloween Spooktacular Facebook page)
DONIPHAN, MO (KAIT) -

After recent sightings of clowns across the country, coordinators at one Region 8 event have asked people to not wear clown costumes.

According to a post on the Doniphan Police Department's Facebook page, officials from the Doniphan Downtown Spooktacular are asking that no clown costumes be worn at the event on Halloween night. 

The police department thanked everyone in the community for their cooperation.

The Downtown Spooktacular includes a trunk or treat, a hayride, and a haunted homestead and museum attraction. Vendors will also be set up downtown. 

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