Argentina: Return of Chupacabas Alarms Rural Santiago del Estero
Source: INFOBAE. COM
Date: August 6, 2006
Residents of this province found a group of kid goats slain in a pen. The
case shares several similarities with events that took place four years ago
plus a new feature: the presence of strange lights. The ghost of the
Three years ago, several rural districts in Argentina produced reports
concerning the presence of mutilated cattle, causing INTI authorities to
intervene and find an answer in the presence of the carrion rodent better
known as "the red-muzzled mouse."
The narratives, which shared the same tone as those involving the
Chupacabras - a sort of extraterrestrial monster engaged in attacking
livestock in various parts of Latin America - appeared to vanish after the
official explanation and there was practically no further discussion of the
However, in a rural sector near the Santiago locality of Garza, Department
of San Martin, the story appears to have flashed up from the embers.
According to the El Liberal newspaper, goat carcasses were found mutilated
with surgical precision in a pen of the Quimilioj wilderness, 16 km from
the aforementioned locality.
The goats showed no signs of having been attacked by carrion animals, at
least not known ones, nor signs of putrefaction, much like the cows found
in the same region in 2002.
The strange animal deaths, according to locals, was preceded by the
sighting of strange lights flying over the area.
(Translation (c) 2006. Scott Corrales, Institute of Hispanic Ufology (IHU).
Special thanks to Virgilio Sanchez Ocejo, Miami UFO Center).