Locations Dumai, Indonesia
Type of incidents CRIMINAL BOARDING
Lat. / Long. 01:41.5N – 101:30.2E
Source: ICC-IMB/ NYA
Dates: 08 November 2016
At 2150 UTC, 10 robbers armed with knives boarded an anchored tanker and entered the engine room. They took the duty oiler hostage, assaulted and tied him up. They then stole engine spares and escaped. The oiler managed to untie himself and notified the master.
The alarm was raised, crew mustered and an onboard investigation was conducted.
The incident was reported to Dumai Port Authority.
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