SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Three people dressed as creepy clowns were spotted outside a shopping center in San Francisco Sunday afternoon, according to the police.
Police were dispatched around 3:15 p.m. outside of the Westfield shopping mall, when a security guard spotted three suspects holding clown mask’s. One of them brandishing a gun.
Police said, the gun was not pointed at the security guard.
When spotted by the security guard, all three fled the scene and ran on foot near Powell and Market Streets.
According to police, they believed that the suspects were getting ready to commit a robbery inside the mall.
No arrests have been made, and the investigation is still ongoing.