Suspicious death of 2nd officer on board of Russian ship

Police in Toyama Shinko port, Honshu, Japan, was alerted in the morning Nov 12 by ship’s agent call, reporting the death of a crew member on board of Russian ro-ro ship IMAN, docked at Toyama Shinko. The second officer was found dead in his cabin, with a bloodied head. The investigation was launched, 20 crew, all Russian, are interrogated by the police officers. IMAN is deployed in regular transportation of second-hand Japanese cars to Russia

Ro-ro cargo ship IMAN, IMO 8513390, GT 7442, built 1985, flag Togo, manager Acrex Corp., Vladivostok, Russia.