What do we know about the ghostly figure seen in the Chatham Islands?

A man dressed as a woman has been seen wandering the Chittagong Islands, according to a report in The Globe and Mail.

According to the report, the woman was spotted on Saturday by a local woman and has been identified as Sarah Houghton.

She was wearing a long coat, black hat and white gloves.

She walked in the area of a beach on Saturday night, where the woman said she had seen her friend.

Houghton was then seen at the beach, and a fisherman came out and reported the sighting.

The sighting was confirmed by the Chisholm Regional Police and the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA).