Manatee County, Florida

Near Parrish

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Manatee County Florida (Class A) BFRO

July 2017

Monday July 10 2017 5:15AM. While driving home from an all night fishing trip at Tampa Bay, we were about 2 miles outside of Parrish FL. There was a car ahead of us & we were about 10 car lengths behind.This creature waited for the car ahead of us to pass and ran across between our two cars. It was running upright on two legs. It was huge & fast. It didn't have the shoulder motion that a human has when they run. Manatee Sheriff contacted.

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Manatee County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Possible daylight sighting by motorist on I-75 between Sarasota & Bradenton

Large apelike creature moving very slowly in a southernly direction through a large field of palmetto, scrub brush, and isolated palm trees....

November 2006

Manatee County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Possible roadside sighting in the daytime in Myakka City

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Cape May County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Early morning sighting behind a home near Cape May

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August 2016

Montgomery County North Carolina (Class A) BFRO

Road-crossing sighting by motorist on Hwy 220 north of Candor

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June 1990

Cambria County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

While walking alone in the woods, boy comes face to face with 8 foot tall creature

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February 1998

Horry County South Carolina (Class A) BFRO

Security policeman has nighttime sighting at Myrtle Beach Air Force Base

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Collier County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by motorist on U.S. 41 near I-29

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June 2005

La Salle Parish Louisiana (Class A) BFRO

Two teenage deer hunters have encounter while hunting

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November 2000

Palm Beach County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Year long sightings by family

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British Columbia Canada (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by motorist on Hwy 4 near Kennedy Lake

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