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Clown mask-wearing 'idiots' ran into traffic in Belfast

Credit: PSNI

Police say they apprehended a group of 'idiots' wearing clown masks, running out in front of traffic in the Shaw's Bridge area of Belfast.

A PSNI Facebook post showed an image of one of the masks, seized from a girl who was part of the group.

Officers attended the scene, along with a canine unit.

This is one of a string of incidents involving people wearing clown masks reported to police over recent weeks.

They spoke to two people, both in their twenties, in relation to the incident and are currently investigating.

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