Location Pulau Pom Pom Island, Malaysia
Type of incidents HIJACK
Lat. / Long. 04:35N – 118:51E
Source: Asia One, New Straits Times / NYA
Date: 10 September 2016, 1420 UTC
Description: The Eastern Sabah Security Command confirmed reports of three crewmembers abducted at gunpoint from a fishing trawler near Pulau Pom Pom resort in the Sabah waters.
The seven armed men, believed to be Filipino, fled with the three crewmembers in a green speedboat towards southern Philippines.
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