Killer clowns invade Lisburn Square - but it’s not what you think

The group spotted on CCTV.
The group spotted on CCTV.

A group of killer clowns looked to have made Lisburn Square a terrifying place to go on Wednesday evening - however it turned out to be nothing sinister.

A group of clowns and other scary characters were spotted by Citywatch CCTV operators stalking the square, but investigations revealed that they were a group of actors shooting a promotional video.

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Citywatch posted on their Facebook page: “If you suffer from a heart complaint or nervous disposition my advice is to avoid Lisburn Square tonight.

“This little horror line up was spotted by CCTV Operators after a call to police from a concerned member of the public.

“Thankfully these were professional actors shooting a promo for The Man Shack, Lisburn Square. After some words of advice from police this scary line-up were allowed to go on their way and scare the whits out of people.”