IMB ICC - Robbery Vung Tau Anchorage #piracy #marsec
Live Piracy & Armed Robbery Report 2020
Date and time Incident Received by PRC 2020-04-24 00:00:00 Attack Number: 055-20 Type of Attack : Boarded Type of Vessel : Chemical Tanker Location detail: Vung Tau Anchorage Narrations: 19.04.2020: 1845 UTC: Posn: Vung Tau Anchorage, Vietnam. Four robbers in a wooden boat boarded an anchored chemical tanker. Duty watchman on routine rounds noticed the robbers and notified the OOW. Alarm raised and ship’s whistle sounded. Hearing the alarm, the robbers escaped with stolen ship’s stores. Crew mustered and a search was carried out. Incident reported to Port Control.