The first recorded sighting of the so called killer Kangaroos was in
In 1934 several witnesses including a man of the church saw a Kangaroo, it was said to have been seen fleeing the scene carrying a sheep.
From 1957 to 1967, in
In 1974, two police officers in
This seemed to set off a wave of sightings in
.Then it was spotted again by a police officer in
On November 3rd, the kangaroo was reported by Frank Kocherver in a forest preserve.
Then November 6th , a truck driver near
In July 1975, a woman was travelling down the highway near
Brian Joseph related a peculiar sighting at The Daily Grail, which occurred in
I caught sight of something in a clearing about 200 feet away from me. I thought that it was a deer sitting down the same way a dog sits down. My dog caught sight of it the same time I did and started to run towards it. Thats when I realized that it was not a deer, it took huge hops, looked like a kangaroo and let out a repeated burst of the sound that I had been hearing for months. The dog chased and the thing hop/leaped and turned. The dog followed a bit into a brush area and then came back out, the same as other times that the sound had been heard. This was in the days before the internet so trying to find out information on it was not easy. I tried to find out what type of sounds kangaroos make and anything I found never mentioned a bird like noise or anything like that. I also wondered if it was somehow associated with a UFO that myself and another person had witnessed in the area in late 1980.
The strange noises he had heard seemed to lead him to refer to the creature as being a “screaming kangaroo”.
Then there was this :
An unusual sighting in Bay
So what are these creatures? Well the sensible answer would be that they are escapees from a zoos or private collections. The fact they described as eating meat is peculiar. No kangaroos have been reported missing, allegedly, but then would you want the authorities coming to investigate you if you reported one lost or escaped? So it may that some are escaped from places but not reported. The only evidence seems to be eye witness testimony.( that’s nothing new in cryptozoology is it?) There is supposedly a photo which was taken in April 1978, in