Armed Robbery Aboard Ship at Port Au Prince Anchorage, Haiti
October 12, 00:10 UTC: During routine rounds, duty AB onboard a ship anchored at Port au Prince Anchorage (posn. 18:33.9N – 072:23.2W) was taken hostage by an unspecified number of persons armed with guns and long knives. Alarm raised and crew mustered. Seeing the alerted crew the assailants escaped with stolen ship’s properties. Incident reported to Pilot Station.