Vessel Boarded By Armed Robbers 3 December 2018
Date Time: 03/12/2018 19:00:00 UTC
Lat: 5°52'1 S
Lon: 106°4'8 E
Detail: [Boarding/Robbery/Assault] Three robbers armed with guns and knives boarded an anchored LPG tanker at 1900 UTC in position 05:52.1S – 106:04.8E, Merak Anchorage, Indonesia. The robbers took hostage two crew members and tied them up. They then entered the engine room, stole engine spare parts and escaped. Reported (IMB) 3 Dec.
Reported By: OL BRAVO