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Northampton Clown Unmasked As Alex Powell Documentary Filmmaker And University ­Student

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Rejoice fearful reader for the Northampton clown is not a menacing supernatural apparition or potential balloon-based murderer - he is but a man!

Alex Powell to be precise, a documentary filmmaker and Northampton University ­student.

After terrifying Northampton, the UK and the globe with his sinisterly forlorn and ever so unhumorous clowning antics, his identity has at last been revealed.

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Powell had previously denied he was the Northampton Clown

Powell was spotted entering a house just off the busy shopping area of Wellingborough Road with two accomplices.

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He emerged from the flat around an hour and a half later, after the all clear was given by his friends, he walked a short distance to the car park, posed for a few pictures taken by his friends on their phones.

Powell, 22, had previously denied being the clown.

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The little fibber

But he was forced to confess to journalists working for the Sunday People that he was indeed the Northampton clown.

He said: "OK, I am the clown but I’ve been trying to keep it as ­mysterious as possible. To be discreet so people didn’t find out.

"Your pictures are from the day I went to meet a little girl who only has six months to live.

"Her mum messaged me saying she really wants to meet you before she dies. I took a picture with her and gave her a clown teddy and stuff."

So there it is folks, he's not a terrifying monster likely to be found under your bed, he's actually quite a nice guy...

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