Several calls have been made to the Fontana Police Department along with social media inquiries claiming people dressed up as clowns have been making threats towards citizens.
The Fontana Police Department stated in a press release that they are aware of the situation and are closely monitoring. They also stated they are also working with the Fontana Unified School Police to assure students’ safety throughout the City of Fontana.
If you’re on social media you may have seen this activity happening all across the country for the past several weeks and it is believed to be a hoax.
If you have information about the subject or subjects responsible for these social media hoaxes, you are encouraged to please contact the Fontana Police Department at 909-350-7700.