Reports suggest the 8ft "beast" is half-man-half-creature, lurks around industrial estates and has allegedly been spotted eating a dog .
Some believe it is an old folklore legend called Old Stinker - a wolf that transforms into a man at the full moon.
Old Stinker is traditionally known to wander the Yorkshire Wolds.
The new sightings of the mystery being were reported at an old water channel called the Barmston Drain during Christmas.
One woman claims to have seen the beast stand on its hind legs in a terrifying incident which left her shaking-read more