Incident Report - Attempted Boarding Off Brazil

Oceanus Live Update states:

Date Time: 12/08/2018 06:22:00 UTC
Area: South America
Status: PIRATE_ATTACK
Lat: 24°5’90 S
Lon: 46°17’40 W

Detail: [Boarding/Robbery Attempt] Around four robbers boarded an anchored Italy-flagged Ro-Ro cargo ship using a rope attached to a hook and started opening the containers on deck at 0622 UTC in position 24:05.90S – 046:17.40W, Santos Anchorage, Brazil. Duty crew noticed the robbers and raised the alarm and notified the authorities. Hearing the alarm, the robbers escaped without stealing anything. After berthing, the local police and customs boarded for investigation. Reported (IMB) 12 Aug.
Source:

UNID: 5494
Action: NEW
Reported By: OL BRAVO

 

 

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