The Jersey Devil is a cryptid that roams the Pine Barrens of New Jersey. Descriptions of the creature have it at somewhere between 10 and 12 ft. tall, with a humanoid body, clawed hands, hooved feet, a horselike head and large bat like wings. Sightings began in the 1800's and persist to this very day. It is said they are attracted to fires and homes at night. many witnessed the creature peering in a window or on roof tops.