This Relic Hunter Made A Seriously Spooky Discovery When He Was Digging Near The Mississippi

To some, it looks like a construction site, but relic hunter Shane Mears only sees opportunity. The earth’s already tilled, after all, so he can take advantage of it. He sticks a five-foot steel poker into the ground and taps around, hoping to make contact. When he does hit something, it’s not just an artifact of New Orleans’s past – it’s something incredibly creepy.