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Flash Report
Friday 02 October 2020
Waterfall at sunset
BMC Pier, Monrovia, Liberia


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Incident Details

Incident Type: Robbery

Location: BMC Pier, Monrovia, Liberia

Source: Clearwater

Incident Date: 01 October 2020, 0342 LT

Lat/Long: 06° 21.01N – 010° 47.80W

Alert Number: 995

Incident Description

It has been reported that a robbery occurred on a tanker whilst moored at BMC Pier, Monrovia. A duty crew member on routine rounds spotted a robber on the forecastle. The Duty Officer was informed, the alarm was raised and the local security guard was alerted. Upon seeing the duty crew member, the robber escaped by jumping overboard stealing the ship to ship messenger rope that was on the deck. A full search was conducted which confirmed no additional items had been stolen. The incident was reported to the Coast Guard and Port Authorities.


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