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28 Sep 17 – armed robbery – DES Anc

At 2300UTC on 28 September 2017 in position: 0646.66S 03921.40E (Dar Es Salaam anchorage) 5 Armed Robbers boarded an MV and tied up a crew member before stealing a VHF radio and various items of cargo.  Crew and Vessel SAFE.

Mariners are advised to exercise extreme caution when transiting this area.

Source: UKMTO