Incidents reported by the IMB since the last report:
08.10.2020: 0320 UTC:
Posn: 00:00.88N – 051:00.04W, Macapa Anchorage, Brazil
Three persons in a small fishing boat came alongside an anchored bulk carrier. Two of the robbers boarded and broke into the forecastle store. Alert OOW noticed the unauthorised persons on the forecastle and raised the alarm and sounded the ship’s horn. Crew mustered. Seeing crew alertness, the robbers escaped without stealing anything.
06.10.2020: 0700 UTC:
Posn: 04:44S – 011:46E, Pointe Noire North Anchorage, The Republic of Congo
Unnoticed, robbers boarded an anchored container ship, stole ship’s stores and escaped. Incident reported to Port Control.
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