This is unconfirmed at the moment and we're still trying to figure out what exactly transpired here. According to our source, PBS is looking into a possible shooting of Bigfoot somewhere in Pennsylvania. "It has been all over the police scanner in the area," our source tells us, but he will not confirm the exact location.
To say that Pennsylvania is squatchy is an understatement. This state is home to the BFRO Jacobs creature taken in the Allegheny National Forest, and also home to the Pennsylvania white Bigfoot. Last month, a surge of Bigfoot sightings In Clearfield PA prompted police to put up traffic signs in an area where they were alerted to "increased animal activity". The report stated:
Lawrence Township Police continue to receive unconfirmed reports regarding "Bigfoot" sightings in the River Road/Kerr Addition area. Police have yet to secure evidence to validate these encounters, but caution motorists traveling on River Road to be alert for increased animal activity. Increased animal activity is believed to be the result of improving weather conditions. As a precaution, signs have been erected in these "crossing areas."
In October 2012, a Pennsyvania man claimed his RV was attacked by a Bigfoot:
[Update] Ok. Looks like this was overheard on a ham radio. Click here for the update.
[Update #2] Pennsylvania Bigfoot Society Investigating Bigfoot Shooting Claim
[Update #3] Pennsylvania Bigfoot Shooting Probably Took Place North of Altoona
[Update #4] Eric Altman To Release Statement Regarding "Bigfoot Shot in PA Rumor" This Thursday
[Update #5] "Bigfoot Shooting" Probably Happened In Town Named Somerset, But May Not Have Been a Bigfoot After All
[Update #6] PBS: Summary Report on Alleged Pennsylvania Bigfoot Shooting Case 5-16-2013