HAMPTON BAYS - An East End school official says the rumors of creepy clowns lurking in his community are not true.

Hampton Bays School Superintendent Lars Clemensen says there's no real threat.

Clemensen says, "Please be assured that the district has been in contact with the Southampton Town Police and the New York State Police. None of those rumors have been deemed credible by either our district security department or the Southampton Town Police."