Deck and Engine Room Spares Stolen From Tug in Batam Anchorage, Indonesia
August 21: Five unauthorized persons armed with knives boarded an anchored Singapore-flagged tug at 0440 hrs local time in Batam Anchorage. Crew were alerted to the incident and raised the alarm. The crew then mustered in a safe location and called the local authorities who responded and boarded the tug for investigations. Deck and engine room spares were reported stolen. No crew were reported injured.
Source: PGI Ltd.