17 People Describe The Creepiest, Strangest Kids They Know

Reddit users share tons of personal horror stories, and some of the best ones detail the creepy kids they met throughout both their young and adult lives. A child's youth and innocent appearance makes it so easy to underestimate them and dismiss their freaky ramblings, but the fact remains every serial killer once was a child.

From tormenting pets and threatening siblings to setting booby-traps with murderous intentions to giving babysitters the heebee-jeebees this list is a collection of tales about the chilling things some creepy kids have said and done. For these youngsters, "child's play" takes on a whole new meaning.