Underway Boarding, Attempted Robbery, off Bintan Island, Indonesia #piracy #marsec @IMB_Piracy @ReCA
17.10.2017: 1550 UTC:
Posn: 01:16.1N – 104:12.7E, Around 9nm NW off Todang, Bintan Island, Indonesia.
While underway, duty crew onboard a bulk carrier noticed two unauthorised persons on the aft deck. OOW notified and alarm raised. Seeing the alerted crew, the persons escaped in their waiting boat. On carrying out a search, engine spares were reported missing.