31.01.2018: 1910 UTC: Posn: 10:39N – 107:00.9E,
Godau Port, Vietnam.
Two robbers armed with knives boarded an anchored bulk carrier.
They took the bosun hostage, threatened and injured him with a knife and then tied him up. The Bosun managed to free himself and informed the Master who then raised the alarm and crew mustered.
A search was carried out and ships stores were reported missing.
Incident reported to Port Authorities who boarded the vessel for investigation. The bosun was sent ashore for medical treatment.
ASKET Operations - Piracy & Maritime Security Alerts 2018