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Occurred : 3/16/2004 21:15 (Entered as : 03/15/2004 21:15)
Reported: 3/16/2004 8:30:15 PM 20:30
Posted: 3/17/2004
Location: River Ridge, LA
Shape: Sphere
Duration:5-10 seconds
In New Orleans, approximately 7 spheres silently travel in a straight line then become triangle as they move overhead.

At approximately 9:15 pm I was walking my dog in River Ridge, Louisiana. River Ridge is a suburb of New Orleans. I glanced over my right shoulder and noticed a group of grayish, white spheres traveling through the air. They were silent, and fast. The whole event took less than 10 seconds. I continued to watch them fly overhead, and just as they did, the line broke formation and formed a triangle with one sphere in the middle. I noticed as they moved they sort of fluttered, not much though, as if they were being knocked by slight currents in the air. They appeared small to me, and I probably wouldn't have noticed them had there not been so many of them. I will admit that I have never believed in these sorts of things. I am not a sci-fi fan, or anything like that. I am still skeptical of what I saw, but I will certainly never forget it. One more fact to add to my skepticism, I live within 10 miles of the New Orleans International Airport.

((NUFORC Note: Sighting occurred on Tuesday night, March 16, 2004. We have corrected the date above. Please see other similar report for this date from Mt. Pleasant, SC. PD))