Harbor Freight Tools

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An old man died of a heart attack in the bathroom over a decade ago. He can be distinctly seen at a distance in the aisles in the main store and in the warehouse in the back, but with any attempt to approach him or get a closer look he vanishes. This only happens before and after operating hours in the store, never when customers are in. He also knocks things off of shelves, flushes the toilets in the men’s room (never women’s), pulls all of the paper towels out of the dispenser, and occasionally will even lock the door. There are often footsteps and cold spots. However, the presence is never threatening or angry, merely mischievous. We employees always like to joke that he scares away our shoplifters with his footsteps and with pushing things over.

(Submitted by Amy)

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10603 East Apache Trail
Mesa, AZ
United States

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33.41349329206288, -111.60245129524537
Maricopa County, Arizona
Nearest Towns:
Apache Junction, AZ (3.1 mi.)
Queen Creek, AZ (11.5 mi.)
Gilbert, AZ (11.6 mi.)
Mesa, AZ (12.7 mi.)
San Carlos, AZ (15.1 mi.)
Fountain Hills, AZ (15.2 mi.)
Chandler, AZ (15.6 mi.)
San Tan Valley, AZ (16.0 mi.)
Tempe, AZ (17.7 mi.)
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  1. I have unwilling gone into this store (my boyfriend always drags me in to shop for tools) I always felt uneasy and I thought it was the smell of rubber but I have never particularly felt uneasy while smelling rubber anywhere else, the feeling I get in this store is like a very draining sensation and usually accompanied by a head ache, I consulted my boyfriend and he said it was just because I didn’t like getting my hands dirty and helping him with his projects but I somehow feel as if it is this spirit maybe draining my energy?

  2. I never saw the ghost. But you can feel his presence. I did feel a cold draft near the air tool section in the mid summer. Not air conditioning either.

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