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Man with clown mask, machete arrested in Maine

Intoxicated man charged with criminal threatening

Police in Maine say they've arrested a man who donned a clown mask and carried a machete, reports CBS News.
Police in Maine say they've arrested a man who donned a clown mask and carried a machete, reports CBS News.

Police in Maine say they've arrested a man who donned a clown mask and carried a machete.

CBS News reports Corey Berry, 31, was charged with criminal threatening and was taken to jail after residents of the area reported the sighting Tuesday evening. Officers say Berry had duct taped the machete to his amputated arm, wanting to mimic previous reports of clown sightings throughout the country. Berry was also reportedly intoxicated.

After posting $200 bail, Berry was released from jail.