26 Night Shift Workers Share Their Spookiest Paranormal Stories

If you’re easily spooked, then you probably shouldn’t work the night shift. These Ask Reddit users learned that the hard way.

21. I heard a mop bucket slide across the floors

“I worked security at a youth “camp” that was closing down. Layout was exactly like a prison. Barbed wire fences around the whole grounds. Big double gates that only could be opened from the control booth. I would be the only one there set up in the control room on the 3-11pm shift. All I did was watch movies on my computer all night. Place was already creepy just at sight. The control room was an enclosed room with a huge steel door as the only way in. On many nights I would hear someone trying to open the door but the only way to open it was for me to buzz it open. Another night while zoning out to Clerks I heard one of the doors in the hall open, I got up to look to catch the door closing followed by a guys voice that sounded like “HEY” I just sat down and watched the movie. Not much I could do. The weirdest thing that happened was hearing what sounded like a mop bucket being rolled across the floor, when I’d get up…nothing. Happened a few more times until I went to check it out and at the end of the hall the mop bucket was sitting in the middle of the hall with the mop in it but was completely dry. I know for a fact it wasn’t there at the start of my shift. Other guards had some stories too. Place is now a manufacturing plant for medical marijuana.” — Keiths_skin_tag


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