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Sighting Report
Occurred : 8/1/2001 07:00 (Entered as : 08/01/01 0700)
Reported: 8/6/2001 15:19
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Hagerstown, MD
Shape: Cigar
Duration:2 minutes
CIGAR SHAPED, MOVING SLOWLY ABOVE TREE LINE , BRIGHT OBJECT EMITTED FROM END, SHOT INTO SKY.

TWO OF MY EMPLOYEES WHERE CHANGING SHIFTS AT AROUND 7 AM, WHEN THE NIGHT AUDITOR SAW A CIGAR SHAPED OBJECT IN THE SKY, WHICH SEEMED TO BE ABOUT 5 MILES AWAY, OBJECT MOVED AT A VERY SLOW PACE JUST ABOVE THE TREE LINES, WHEN IT ALL OF A SUDDEN SHOT WHAT APPEARED TO BE A BRIGHT STAR OBJECT FROM ONE OF THE ENDS, AND FLEW UP INTO THE SKY AND OUT OF SIGHT. BOTH EMPLOYEES WHERE VERY STUNNED AND HAVE BEEN TALKING ABOUT IT EVER SINCE.