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INDIAN TRAIL, N.C. – An Indian Trail man was arrested Sunday after police said he was seen at a convenience store with his face painted as a clown and carrying a backpack.

Union County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to the Wilco convenience store on Chambers Drive for a suspicious person at 5:45 p.m.

The man was described wearing dark clothing, wearing a toboggan and had clown paint on his face.

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When deputies arrived, the man was gone. They were able to locate Travis Pressley, 20, who matched the description, nearby.

Deputies said Pressley was carrying a backpack with a small amount of marijuana, drug paraphernalia and a hatchet.

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Pressley was arrested for second-degree trespassing, carrying a concealed weapon, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.