This creature tears game apart and caches the pieces to act as a maggot farm. No wonder all other froms of life avoid the caching ground.
This is as good as it gets and the neighbors know to stay away. In this instance, the youngster likely woke the creature up and then got chased by it. IT certainly was making an example out of them until it got disturbed by the returning car.
Now recall that it can make you not see it and you know why those soldiers came back ashen. They knew it was right there.