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Grenada, St. George's, Outside Lagoon: Theft from Anchored Boats - August 2014

By CSSN — last modified Aug 31, 2014 03:49 PM
As reported by the Caribbean Security & Safety Net.

Published: 2014-08-13 23:00:00
Topics: Piracy Reports 2014
Countries: Grenada

Grenada St. George's outside lagoon 4 EVENTS: Theft

DATE: 2014-08-14 about 03:00 to 03:15
COUNTRY: Grenada
LOCATION: Grenada St. George's outside lagoon
EVENT: Theft
Stolen Items: Phones, iPads, laptops
SECURED: Locked
DETAILS: Thieves using a rowboat boarded/entered a LOCKED yacht after jiggling the lock mechanism free. Items stolen included personal electronics. This incident and 3 other boardings/thefts the same night/same anchorage were reported to the Coast Guard and local police who are investigating. A total of 4 boats were victimized in this anchorage overnight

Three Others:

EVENTS: Thefts on three other boats same location
Stolen Items: Phones, iPads, laptops
SECURED: Not Locked
DETAILS: Thieves using a rowboat boarded/entered 3 UNLOCKED yachts while the owners slept. They stole laptops, phones and personal electronics. Reported to the Coast Guard and local police who are investigating.

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