Rome police have launched an investigation into a reported clown attack on Halloween night. Reports stated that a 15 year-old boy was walking on Wolf Drive when he was approached by a man wearing a clown outfit while holding a knife covered in fake blood.

Reports went on to say that the victim tossed milk at the clown and charged at him before taking him to the ground and then fleeing the scene.

Reports stated that the child did not call police immediately but filed the report later.