Robbery on a passenger boat transiting between Brass Island and Yenegoa, Bayelsa State Waterways, Nigeria
Issued: 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Date Reference Region Category Aggressors Source
1 Nov 2021 - 08:35 CW Alert 003- (Nov 21) West Africa Robbery ROBBERS CLOSED SOURCE
It has been reported that a robbery has occurred on a passenger boat transiting between Brass Island and Yenegoa, Bayelsa State Waterways, Nigeria. One speedboat with eight armed robbers onboard approached the vessel and fired in the air forcing the passenger boat to stop. The robbers then boarded the boat and stole passenger's belongings and the 75HP engine. All passengers were reported safe.
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