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Occurred : 10/15/1969 06:00 (Entered as : 10/15/1969 6:00)
Reported: 12/28/2003 3:20:34 PM 15:20
Posted: 1/17/2004
Location: Pearl, MS
Shape: Cigar
Duration:15-20 minutes
Long overdue report of UFO witnessed at a close range--years ago

Me and a friend were going squirrel hunting and was in his car,as we parked,Cigar shaped object approched us at treetop level, traveling from the East at a very slow speed.

Object projected a very bright light upon us as it hovered overhead. We were extremely close to Object. It had a light in front and several dim ones down sides.

It appeared to be the size of a large bus.

Some sort of strange sound(crackling)from rear when it took off at an unbelievable high rate of speed toward the Northwest.

This is the first time I or my friend have ever reported publicly.

And I haven't a clue why I am doing it now.

((NUFORC Note: Date is approximate. PD))