Incidents reported by the IMB in the last 7 days:
19.05.2018: 1801 UTC:
Posn: 01:10N - 103:27E, Around ENE 2.5Nm of Pulau Karimun Kecil, Indonesia.
Six robbers boarded a tanker underway. Duty Engineer noticed the robbers, informed the master who raised the alarm. Seeing the crew alertness, the robbers escaped empty handed.
19.05.2018: 0202 UTC:
Posn: 06:26N - 003:23E, Lagos Anchorage, Nigeria.
Seven robbers attempted to board an anchored bulk carrier using a rope attached to a hook. Duty crew noticed the robbers, raised the alarm and alerted the security watchmen who notified the local authorities. Seeing the alerted crew the robbers aborted the attempted boarding and moved away.
05.05.2018: 0800 UTC:
Posn: 01:27.4N - 104:36.3E, Around 12nm NNE of Tanjung Berakit, Bintan Island, Indonesia.
Unnoticed, robbers boarded an anchored tanker, stole ship’s properties and escaped. The theft was noticed during routine emergency drill.
15.05.2018: 2045 UTC:
Posn: 01:06.25N - 104:11.17E, Tanjung Uban Anchorage, Indonesia.
Unnoticed, robbers boarded an anchored Product Tanker, stole ship’s properties and escaped. The theft was noticed during routine rounds.
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