Chicago Mothman

A Native American couple are viciously attacked by an unknown winged humanoid while driving in Chicago in 2005. Because of their culture, they believed that this may have been a Skinwalker. The following account was originally reported as a comment to a YouTube video that described the early Chicago winged humanoid sightings. The text was […]

In June 2016, a witness observes a huge winged humanoid gliding over the Carl Schurz High School in the Irving Park neighborhood of north Chicago. I received the following information from the witness ‘TS’ in reference to her sighting of a winged humanoid in June 2016. TS was driving north on N. Milwaukee Ave at […]

A 2nd airline pilot at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago comes forward to report and describe the ‘O’Hare Mothman.’ Phantoms & Monsters Fortean Research team investigator Manuel Navarette (UFO Clearinghouse) submitted the following report: “My name is Bruce (*Name changed per witnesses request*) and I am a pilot for (*redacted*) and have been with (*redacted*) […]

During the early summer of 2019, a Franklin Park, Illinois (Chicago suburb) resident observes a large winged humanoid flying through the alley behind his home. I recently received the following information from a witness ‘EV’ who observed, what he stated as, a winged humanoid in the alley behind his house in Franklin Park, IL. On […]

A pilot and co-pilot observe a winged humanoid while taxiing towards the terminal at O’Hare International Airport on the morning of May 31, 2020. Phantoms & Monsters Fortean Research investigator Manuel Navarette posted the following report on UFO Clearinghouse: Date of the sighting: May 31, 2020 Time of the sighting : Approximately 7:30 A.M. Weather […]

In the late Summer of 2011, reports of Mothman-like flying humanoids began to surface in the city of Chicago. After three brief sightings, there were no further accounts. Then unexpectedly in early 2017, a smattering of encounters emerged from different locations throughout the Chicago metro area; until the number reached near fifty sightings before the […]

The following account was reported to Tobias Wayland at The Singular Fortean Society. Tobias, and his wife Emily, are also members of Phantoms & Monsters Fortean Research: The Singular Fortean Society was contacted recently by a woman wishing to report her 2001 sighting of four winged humanoids in Berwyn, Illinois. The witness said that she […]

I recently talked to a witness ‘JL’ who had a UFO experience and. then later, a winged humanoid encounter at the same location. On the evening of January 1, 2000, JL and her son were traveling on Spring Creek Rd in Rockford, Illinois. As they approached Rock Creek they both observed a large diamond shaped […]

I recently talked to a witness ‘JL’ who had a UFO experience and. then later, a winged humanoid encounter at the same location. On the evening of January 1, 2000, JL and her son were traveling on Spring Creek Rd just east of Rockford, Illinois. As they approached Beaver Creek they both observed a large […]

I recently received the following information: Hello, a friend shared an NPR article about the Mothman sightings in Chicago and I was shocked when I came upon your website and research. On November 1, 2015 around 10 am I was chatting on the phone with a good friend, minding my business making plans for brunch, […]


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