Shots fired after father chased 6-year-old daughter in clown mask; dad arrested 09/18/2017 6:12 am PDT Comments WITI via WITI YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- (WITI) -- An Ohio man has been charged after chasing his six-year-old daughter around a neighborhood while wearing a clown mask and another man is charged for firing a gun. Police say the girl first jumped into a stranger's car and then ran into a stranger's apartment while screaming that a clown was chasing her in Boardman Township on Saturday night, September 17th. Police say a man in the apartment building came outside and fired a gunshot into the ground. The father told police he chased his daughter to discipline her for behavioral issues instead of spanking her. He's been charged with child endangering and inducing panic. FULL STORY: Shots fired after father chased 6-year-old daughter in clown mask; dad arrested - WITI #Ohio #WITI Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.