From the Dreamtime the Yowie In Myth And Reality
Back in 1954
a 2m tall, hairy creature, was claimed by people in the northern forests
of Luzon [Appari area] to be stealing poultry and generally terrorising
the locals. In one instance 'he' was claimed to have attempted to drag
one young woman off a track into the forest with him.
and broke loose, running away screaming for help, to be pursued by the
manbeast. Two men appeared on the scene and the brownish-haired creature
disappeared into the jungle.