Stark County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Strange occurrences outside a home lead to a daylight sighting by a father and son near East Canton

It was toward the end of summer in September 2011 that I had my sighting of a tall hairy bipedal creature. I went to bed around 9:30pm on September 5th and it was a warm summer night approximately 70 ...

September 2011

Stark County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

Motorist has possible roadside sighting at night west of Alliance

On October 22, 2010, I was driving home from work, it was approximately 8 pm at night, and I was driving on a country road out behind canton airport when my headlights hit something huge standing at t...

October 2010

Stark County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Two men see see a hairy creature running into woods

Yesterday up the road from my house a friend and I actually saw a bigfoot in the daylight about 6 pm. As i stated on the 99 incident at my home this must be a route they use after what we saw yesterda...

February 2001

Stark County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Two friends witness tall, hairy creature drinking from a pond

One morning between 6 & 7am in Feb./March 1995, I was driving west on Baum road in Stark County, Ohio. Just past where (.....edited.....), there's a small pond. At that time, there were large bushes g...

February 1995

Stark County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

Close encounter remembered and possible vocalizations heard and recorded near Minerva

August 1991 Stark County, East Canton OH near to US Route 30 It's hard to say where these stories come from. When I was younger I had always read about them with a grain of salt. I mean you never r...

August 1991

Stark County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Encounters with a hairy creature in the same area as the well known "Minerva monster flap."

I grew up in Stark County Ohio in Paris Township from 1973 until I went away for school (1990) and then got married. The famous "Minerva Flap" happened in my back yard. The strip mine that was behind ...

August 1980

Stark County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

A series of sightings, screams, and smells near an abandoned strip mine

In the late 70s I used to walk to my friends house via a swampy area. One night around 10 PM, I started walking to his house. About halfway there I heard this very strange sound. It was like a low pit...

July 1980

Stark County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Ron Schaffner case report: The 1978 Minerva Flap

INVESTIGATORS: Ron Schaffner (Ron@bfro.net), Earl Jones, Jim Carnes Jim Rastetter, Iona Boyce, Barbara Mudrak,(Akron Beacon-Journal) and James Shannon (Stark County Deputy Sheriff) CASE DATA: All o...

August 1978

Stark County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

Man sees silhouette of an 8'-9' tall creature looking back at him from a cornfield near Canton

i went to feed the dogs at about 1100 pm an something was coming towards me threw the corn field i thought it was a deer it stopped about 75 feet from me and stood erect it was aclear night and the co...

August 1976