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Mount Vernon, Knox County, Ohio

MOUNT VERNON - MVPD Captain Scott McKnight confirmed that the person struck while walking in the parking lot of the Mount Vernon Shopping Plaza Monday evening has passed away. The victim is identified as Glenda Waldron, 70, of Mount Vernon.

Ms. Waldron and her husband were well known for their portrayal of clowns Bubbles and Banjo. They were a fixture during the annual Food for the Hungry live broadcast downtown at City Hall.

Update: City law director Rob Broeren says the case remains under investigation by the MVPD. After the investigation is complete the evidence will be reviewed by Broeren's office to see if any charges will be filed.

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