6 Haunting Halloween Urban Legends You Still Believe Are True

Suicide Dummies

Next time you decide to walk up and poke a dummy hanging in an alleyway or in front of someone’s house on Halloween, some people have warned that the decoration may, in fact, be a real suicide victim.

The Hook Man

Folks have been telling this story for decades, where a mysterious man with a hook terrorizes a young couple. Perhaps it’s because the idea of a hook makes for an atrocious murder weapon.

Spider-Infested Wig

This legend tells of a time a girl used her grandmother’s wig she found in the attic as part of her costume. After going to a party thinking she looks fabulous, she later discovers the wig was infested with dozens of spiders.