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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 5/4/2001 22:24 (Entered as : 05/04/01 22:24)
Reported: 5/4/2001 20:31
Posted: 8/5/2001
Location: Richmond, VA
Shape: Other
Duration: 2 minutes
Characteristics: There were lights on the object, The object made a sound
Unexplained aircraft slowly moving across lake area

A flat oval craft similar to a blimp but sounding like an airplane or helicopter. I observed it move slowly between trees over a lake. The noise subsided as it moved away. It sounded like a helicopter but had no visible rotors. It had 3-4 lights on the side.

((NUFORC Note: Source is anonymous. PD))