Date of Sighting: May 1, 2004
Time of Sighting: Around 3 PM
Date Reported: May 16, 2005
Location: Lawndale, California (Southern California about 20 Miles Northwest of Long Beach)
Latitude: 33.88765 Degrees North
Longitude: 118.35760 Degrees West
Number of Witnesses: One
Number Witnesses Interviewed: One
Description: This report is suspect because the witness supplied virtually no details. He said that a saw a big UFO in the mountains taking a deer. It appears that the man does not write very good English so this could be part of the reason for his brief report.
Investigator’s Notes: I cannot reach the witness via email as he provided a bad or expired email address. I left a message on his voice-mail, but have not yet received a response. Without more information this sighting cannot be investigated. Given the information provided below I consider this case to be hoax.
Addition Information Provided by a Local Resident in Lawdale, California: RE: Lawndale, CA UFO Abducting deer. Lawndale is a suburb of Los Angeles and has no mountains and is mainly residential and freeway and wall to wall shops and malls. Deer are never seen in Lawndale. Lawdale is an urban area. I live 2 miles from Lawndale/Hawthorne.
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Originating Organization: UFOs NorthWest
Organization Link: http://www.ufosnw.com/sighting_reports/2004/lawndaledeer/lawndaledeer.htm