Armed Boarding - Singapore Strait
Incident Type: - d. Criminal Boarding
Region: - South East Asia
Authority/ Reported By: - IMO - GISIS
Position: - 1° 16.87' N, 104° 19.10' E
IMO GSIS Refrigerated cargo carrier boarded in the Singapore Straits, 1° 16.87' N, 104° 19.10' E. Four robbers armed with knives boarded a ship. Duty crew spotted the robbers and raised the alarm. All crew mustered. Seeing the crew alertness, the robbers escaped with ship’s spares. Incident reported to VTIS.