Parent charged after wearing clown mask while following school bus

Photo shows parent following school bus in clown mask.

AUBURN, Mass. — The Auburn Police Department is investigating after a parent followed a school bus wearing a clown mask as students were being dropped off.

WSHM reported that it allegedly happened Tuesday afternoon.

Auburn Police posted the notice to their Facebook page alerting the public to the incident.

“APD investigated and identified the person wearing a clown mask…the individual was determined to be a parent of one of the students on the bus,” explained police.

Police said the parent will be charged with disorderly conduct and disturbing the peace. The identity of the parent was not released.