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8 Dec 17 – Armed robbery 15 n.m. N/NE off Tanjung Berakit, Indonesia

While at anchor, four perpetrators wearing black, barefooted and armed with knives and swords boarded the tanker from a small craft. They confronted and tied the 2nd engineer who was working in the engine room workshop. The perpetrators forcibly entered the spare parts store, stole two bags of engine spare parts and escaped. The master conducted a search on board and no perpetrators were found.

 

Source : ReCAAP