Creepy clowns have been terrorising schoolchildren across America in recent months, and now it seems they have arrived in Australia. The haunting figures have been spotted loitering at parks, near railway tracks and in woodlands in a spate of incidents across the U.S sparking widespread fear.  This week some were even apparently caught on camera in Sydney,

and Victoria Police were forced to issue a statement warning people about the creepy characters. However the spooky sightings have been laughed off by some as nothing more than a stunt. A number of Facebook pages dedicated to hunting clowns across Australia have emerged as the hysteria over sightings continues. READ MORE