Location Chittagong Anchorage, Bangladesh
Type of incidents Criminal boarding
Lat. / Long. 22:06:36N - 091:44:24E
Date: 16 January 2017, 2050 UTC
Description: Robbers armed with knives boarded an anchored container ship. The duty crew noticed the intruders and notified the duty officer. He raised the alarm, made a PA announcement and mustered the crew.
Seeing the crew’s alertness the robbers escaped with stolen ship’s stores.
Authorities were alerted and they boarded the vessel to investigate.
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