The robbers escaped and took with them a lifebuoy
The ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre issued an Incident Alert stating that, at about 0200 hours on 9 September robbers boarded a chemical tanker anchored off Pulau Karimun Besar, Indonesia.
When spotted by a crewmember, the robbers escaped and took with them a lifebuoy. At about 0300 hours on 11 September, robbers boarded a tug boat underway off Pulau Karimun Besar. They took the crew’s personal belongings, removed the GPS, and disconnected the vessel’s communication system before escaping.
To view the Incident Alert, click here.