Ipswich schoolgirls report being frightened by man dressed as The Joker from Batman

Police are investigating incident reported by two girls

Police are investigating incident reported by two girls

Police have said two Ipswich schoolgirls have reported being frightened by a man dressed as The Joker from Batman.

Officers said the incident occurred in the area of Selkirk Road and Renfrew Road at around 8.30am yesterday. The person- believed to male had white-painted face with a red smile and also wearing a green wig.

The individual was reported to have approached the girls, laughing and staring at them. The girls said they ran away. A search was carried out be no one was found.

Anyone with information should telephone Suffolk Constabulary on 101 and quote CAD 75 of September 26.

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