Peru – Anchored Tanker Boarded by Pirates

On the 28th January 2020, two unauthorised persons from two skiffs came alongside and boarded an anchored tanker at Callao Anchorage in Peru.

Duty watchman on security rounds noticed the persons on the forecastle deck. The alarm was raised and crew mustered. Seeing the alerted crew, the persons jumped overboard and escaped. Port Authorities were notified and nothing was reported stolen.

28.01.2020: 0818 UTC: Position: 12:00.15S – 077:10.59W, Callao Anchorage, Peru.

Source: ICC Live Piracy Report