Dates 06 AUG 2016
Location Pointe Noire Outer Anchorage, Republic of the Congo Type of incidents CRIMINAL BOARDING Lat. / Long. 04:44S – 011:46E
Source: ICC-IMB / NYA International
Date: 06 August 2016 – 2330 UTC Description:
Four robbers on board a small motor boat approached an anchored bulk carrier.
Two robbers boarded the vessel and broke into the Bosun store that triggered an alarm on the bridge.
Duty officer raised the alarm and alerted the piracy watch crew. Robbers escaped after seeing the crew alertness. Nothing was reported stolen.
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