J. C. Sutton family. After twenty minutes or so, one of the creatures approached the front of the house. According to Lankford, it looked like a five gallon gasoline can with a head on top of two thin, spindly legs. It shimmered as if made of bright metal.
See also: Disc , Animal. ET: Eyes - Glowing , Hands - Claw
Mike Shea. He then realized the figures were creatures dressed in a black kind of plastic armor. They had black faces and appeared to be wearing helmets with a line down the middle that came to a point. The beings looked like huge grasshoppers with long arms and bowed legs.
See also: Missing Time , Beam , Hover , Whirring sound
"The UFO returned in less than half an hour. I pulled up the bedroom window shade to see this small, shielded being standing just on the other side of the glass, looking in my eyes." (Credit: "The Gulf Breeze Sightings" by Ed and Frances Walters)
See also: Beam. ET: Device , Robot
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See: Praying Mantis/Insectoid Cases