Pictured – A “ghost” seen in the Cannock beauty spot that looks like Slenderman. See South West copy NTIGHOST. A beauty spot which was plagued by ghostly sightings of the notorious Black Eyed Child is now being haunted by an 8ft “Slender Man”, it has been claimed. The long, stick-thin spectre has been seen by several terrified residents, with three of the incidents occurring inside peopleís homes, as well as his appearance in the woods of Cannock Chase, Staffs. Each of the chilling close encounters took place in the quiet mining town , which has a history of supernatural sightings, including the infamous Black Eyed Child.