Armed Robbery / Ghana 01-180222





INCIDENT OVER

 

Event: Armed Robbery (successful)

 

Date and Time: 17 February 2022, 2350hrs local

Location: Takoradi Anchorage, Ghana

Position: 04°54’N, 1°41.017’W

Distance from Shore: Approx. 3nm

 

Vessel Details

Type: Bulk Carrier

L x B: TBC

Speed: N/A – at anchor

 

Event Details

Kidnapped: 0

Injured: 0

Killed: 0

Security Present: None

Damage to Cargo: None

Damage to Vessel: None

Weather: Gentle Breeze / 0mm precipitation

Wave Height: 0.8m

 

Threat Details

Number of Perpetrators: 4

Number of Craft: Not reported

Weapons Seen: Knives

Equipment Seen: None reported

 

Description: Four armed robbers boarded a bulk carrier whilst anchored at Takoradi anchorage, Ghana. The crew on watch spotted the robbers and raised the alarm, which led to the robbers fleeing from the vessel. A search was carried out
and it was found that some ships’ stores had been stolen. All crew safe.

 


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