Dates 06 AUG 2016
Location Vung Tau Anchorage, Vietnam
Type of incidents CRIMINAL BOARDING
Lat. / Long. 10:15N – 107:01E
Source: ICC-IMB/ NYA International
Date: 06 August 2016 – 1705 UTC
Description: Three robbers approached and boarded an anchored bulk carrier. Duty crew on routine rounds noticed the robbers and raised the alarm. All crew mustered on the main deck.
Upon hearing the alarm and seeing the crew alertness, the robbers escaped with stolen ship’s stores.
Port Control informed.
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