Delta Green-Lost in the Dark Operation Will-o-the-Wisp

From Karriviki

Date: 22.8.1997

Agents and Friedlies:

  • Julius Estéban (Agent Robert)
  • Timothy Smith

Case Details


  • The escaped convict
    • Martha Lewis
  • Timothy Smith's contacts
    • Jessie Henry, a reporter
    • Unknown parties


  • Mysterious letter with just an address (out of state)
    • Allenburg in Mississippi
  • The confused woman
    • Metallic implant within nose
    • Escaped convict, convicted of murder
  • The bounty hunters
  • The institute for criminally insane
    • Gardner ltd.
    • The same corporation runs incarceration facilities on Texas, New Mexico, Arizona and Alabama
    • Security by Rancel corp., which is a subsidiary of Gardner ltd.
  • Strange lights in the swamps
  • The humanoid creatures
    • Small and lizard-like
    • Venomous




  • Allenburg, Mississippi
    • The Allenburg Institute for the Criminally Insane
      • Surrounded by swampland


Operation Log

  • Contacted by an anonymous source via a letter
  • Unable to reach O'Sullivan or Jesus Esteban
  • The address on the letter was to a derelict house
  • The confused woman was found from inside
  • A group of armed men tried to abduct her, they were bounty hunters
  • Woman taken to a motel
    • A medical examination revealed a metallic implant
    • Implant sent away by Smith
  • The woman had escaped from a mental institute for the criminally insane
  • The locals told rumors of strange lights in the swamps surrounding the institute
  • Hired a guide who said there were strange lizards in the area
  • Investigating the surroundings of the institute
    • Well equipped
  • Reached the fence of the institute, when odd sounds were heard
  • Attack by small lizard-like humanoids
    • Several were shot
    • Guide was killed and agent Robert wounded seriously
      • A venomous bite
  • Smith dragged agent Robert to a hut and called for help
  • Helicopter rescue and hospitalization of agent Robert
  • Smith and Henry later sneaked into the institute
  • Horrible secrets revealed
    • Photos of the place
    • Paperwork
      • List of test subjects
      • Pregnant
    • A book
      • Written in an unknown language or code
      • Drawings depicting the experiments
    • Horrible human experimentation on the inmates
      • Creating human-reptile hybrids?
    • Advanced technology
      • Connection to aliens?
    • Government sanctioned?
  • A fire destroyed the institute
    • No evidence left


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Operation Will-o-the-wisp Report by Agent Robert (In Finnish)


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