A barge was boarded by robbers from a sampan

2011.5.17- RECAAP.jpgThe ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre issued an Incident Alert stating that, at about 0105 hours on 15 May, while being towed through the Singapore TSS, a barge was boarded by robbers from a sampan.

When the robbers were observed by the crew of the tug, the master turned on the tugs lights and increased to full operating speed. The robbers left after about 40 minutes, taking various ropes. Some containers were also broken into.

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Source: ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre