Posted on January 17, 2019 by Ilias Kiritsis
Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after a vessel was robbed while anchored at Ciwandan Anchorage, Indonesia.
Date: 10th of January
Location: Ciwandan Anchorage, Indonesia
Position: S6°0’39 - E105°57’3
A cargo vessel was robbed while anchored at Ciwandan Anchorage, Indonesia, at approximately 22:00 UTC in the evening of January the 10th.
Duty crew onboard, noticed the lock to the engine store broken during routine rounds.
Ships's spares were found to be missing. Incident was reported to the local authorities.
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