Source: ICC-IMB 131-16
Date: 06 September 2016, 1635 UTC
Location Dumai Inner Anchorage, Indonesia
Type of incidents CRIMINAL BOARDING
Lat. / Long. 01:43N – 101:26E
Four armed robbers boarded an anchored bulk carrier and entered the engine room via the funnel door.
They threatened the duty oiler with knives and tied him up. The robbers then stole engine spares and escaped.
The oiler managed to free himself and alerted the duty officer who in turn raised the alarm.
No injuries to crew. Incident reported to port authorities.
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