Six robbers rob a Chemical Tanker near Posn: 01:43.72N – 101:23.21E.
20.05.2017: 1800 UTC: Posn: 01:43.72N – 101:23.21E
MSSP Jetty, Lubuk Gaung Port, Dumai, Indonesia.
As per sources, Six robbers wearing face masks and armed with long knives boarded a berthed chemical tanker near posn: 01:43.72N – 101:23.21E. Alert crew noticed the robbers and raised the alarm. The robbers stole some ship’s property and managed to escape in their boat. Crew mustered and a search was carried out. The Local police are informed.
No injuries have been reported as of now. Mariners & Merchant vessels near this area to exercise extreme caution.