Long County, Georgia

Near Gum Branch

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Long County Georgia (Class A) BFRO

October 1998

I think I have had 3 encounters, I KNOW I have had 1, all within a 5 mile radius. the last one is the one I will tell about. I had just gotten out of my tree stand ( hunting deer ). the sun was down but still enough light to see. My house was only 1/2 mile away and the woods were my back yard. Anyway, I was using the bathroom on a tree, not really paying attention to anything. when I noticed their was no noise, nothing, no owls, no coyote, nothing. I was feeling uneasy and cut the job short, I just wanted to get out of there. I walked around a deadfall and about 40 to 50 feet from me it stood right in my path, on the trail,(footpath). at 1st I dont think he knew I was there. He stood with his head up sniffing the air. then He looked right at me. never moving for what seemed like hours. I had a 12 guage in my hand and remember thinking about using it. but something didnt feel right about that. I really didnt feel threatned. I know at some point I started to walk backwards, He took a cou...

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Long County Georgia (Class A) BFRO

Reoccurring activity on a farm outside Fort Stewart

I am reporting this on-going activity to BFRO on behalf of my sister who lives in rural, south Georgia, in Long County . She and my brother in law just bought a double-wide w/ 3+ acres of wooded and s...

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Long County Georgia (Class B) BFRO

Possible scream at Ft. Stewart

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Ogemaw County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

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Wayne County Georgia (Class A) BFRO

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