Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana

Near rural area at the time; 6 miles out of town

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Tangipahoa Parish Louisiana (Class A) BFRO

July 1981

Twice when I was 12 years old I had an encounter. The first time my cousin and I were riding my minibike through a new subdivision just north of the manchac swamp in tangipohoa parish in Louisiana, we saw something about 500 yards away lumbering towards us. It was upright, black, and hairy. I pointed it out to my cousin and we agreed to turn back. We stop a little was while backtracking and looked back and the "thing" was lumbering a little faster towards us in the middle of the road. I accelerated and my cousin fell off. I stopped, he jumped back on and yelled to go. We never looked back and never told anyone for many years. About a month later the same cousin and I were in the woods behind the same subdivision (it was behind our farm)and were returning from the bayou when, along a train a bush shook and a big hairy arm potruted out, grabs some leaves and went back in. It was late in the day and the light was fading so we couldn't see into the bush. We ran the entire 1/4 mile home-ful...

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Allen Parish Louisiana (Class B) BFRO

While hunting with his dog, a hunter observes a creature in the brush

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October 1980

Ascension Parish Louisiana (Class A) BFRO

Early evening sighting by motorist near Sorrento

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October 2000

Ascension Parish Louisiana (Class C) BFRO

witnesses heard bizarre loud screams while out catching bullfrogs in a swamp.

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January 1978

Avoyelles Parish Louisiana (Class B) BFRO

Woman recounts a tale her Grandfather told her about a frightening incident near Horseshoe Lake

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January 1925

Lamar County Texas (Class B) BFRO

Late afternoon sighting at creek, about fifteen miles NW of Paris

I'm posting this on behalf of my wife, on a friend's computer. Recently my family relocated to land that we own -- upon which we are in the process of bulding a new house. Despite the noise of nailgun...

December 2001

Chautauqua County New York (Class B) BFRO

Occasional incidents from 1970's up to recent years, near Findley Lake

I live in the Western part of New York State. My story concerns a hunting camp I belong to that is approximately 65 miles Southwest of Buffalo, New York and approximately 20 miles Northeast of Erie, P...

September 1975

Wythe County Virginia (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard by a farmer near Max Meadows

At approximately 10 pm one night, my wife and I returned home from a shopping trip. Upon opening the car door and stepping into the gravel driveway I heard a distinct and loud vocalization. It wasn't ...

October 2003

Grays Harbor County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Hunter near Raymond hears what sounds like a sasquatch chasing and killing a deer

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November 2010

Lenawee County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Large Hairy Arm Knocks in Window Screen

One night, while lying in bed reading a book, the screen from my window came flying in and landed in the middle of my bedroom floor. As I turned to see what had happened, I saw a large hairy arm reach...

January 1978

Tishomingo County Mississippi (Class A) BFRO

Sundown sighting near Tishomingo State Park

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January 2006

Houston County Texas (Class A) BFRO

LEO has a daylight sighting at a ranch outside Grapeland

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January 2007

Keokuk County Iowa (Class B) BFRO

Possible early morning sighting and strange occurrences at a residence near Ollie

On June 16 2010 I was with my friend and I heard the dogs barking very loudly. I went to the living room window and looked out and the dogs were taking off up the driveway which runs west. I saw what ...

June 2010