Vessel Boarded By Robbers Off Peru 14 April 2019
Date Time: 14/04/2019 06:45:00 UTC
Area: South America
Lat: 12°1'9 S
Lon: 77°11'2 W
Detail: [Boarding/Robbery/Assault] Five robbers boarded an anchored bulk carrier using a rope attached with a hook at 0645 UTC in position 12:01.9S – 077-11.2W, Callao Anchorage, Peru. Duty AB on routine rounds was attacked, threatened and hit by the robbers. Alarm raised and crew mustered. Seeing the alerted crew, the robbers escaped with stolen personal belongings. Incident reported to local Authorities who boarded the vessel for investigation. Reported (IMB) 14 Apr.
Reported By: OL BRAVO