IMB ICC Armed Robber boarded a barge under tow @IMB_Piracy @ReCAAP_ISC @IMOHQ #piracy #marsec #shipp
03.11.2017: 1330 UTC:
Posn: 22:02.99N – 091:48.44E, Kutubdia Anchorage, Bangladesh.
A robber armed with a knife boarded a barge under tow. The tug Master switched on the search light and directed it towards the barge and notified port control and the Coast Guard. Seeing the alerted crew the robber escaped with stolen barge properties. Coast Guard come onboard for investigation.
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