DATE: 2022-09-06 03:00 LOCATION: Grenada – Carriacou – Tyrrel Bay EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 STOLEN ITEMS: 3.1m dinghy / 18HP Tohatsu outboard (SN 021691AD) SECURED: Locked DETAILS: A dinghy / 18HP Tohatsu outboard (SN 021691AD) , well locked to the Tyrell bay dinghy dock was stolen between 2100HRs and 0900HRs. Reports were made to the marina, port captain and a police report is planned.
UPDATE : Sept. 7, 2022 . Police returned the missing dinghy/outboard after a fisherman recovered it offshore, with the cut cable still attached.
DATE: 2022-04-06 17:00 LOCATION: Grenada – Carriacou – Tyrrel Bay EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 STOLEN ITEMS: Caribe dinghy / 9.8HP Tohatsu (engine/fuel tank later recovered) SECURED: Locked DETAILS: A cruiser locked their Caribe dinghy / 9.8HP Tohatsu engine to the fisherman’s dock in Tyrrel Bay, Carriacou at 1700HRS. At 2200HRS when he returned it was gone.
The next day, a Facebook user reported that the police had found an engine. Apparently the thief was interrupted and abandoned the engine/fuel tank on a nearby beach, where the police found and collected it. The owner retreived the engine from the Hillsborough police station, but the dinghy remains missing. ID: 2776
DATE: 2022-03-28 05:25 LOCATION: Grenada – Grenada – Clarke’s Court Bay EVENT: Attempted Robbery HAND: 1 STOLEN ITEMS: None, not successful SECURED: N/A DETAILS: The captain of a yacht anchored near Woburn discovered 2 men onboard the deck of his yacht at 0530HRS. He challenged their presence verbally and made clear his willingness to discharge the flare he had pointed at them from 3 meters. They quickly retreated to their waiting pirogue, described as orange with a blue stripe.
The captain was not injured and the thieves were not successful. A police report was made. ID: 2768
DATE: 2022-01-30 02:00 LOCATION: Grenada – Grenada – Chemin Bay EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 STOLEN ITEMS: AB AL10 Inflatable dinghy, aluminum hull, with grey chaps. Wire straps for davit lifting and loops in floor for tank tie down. White high speed anti-fouling on the hull. SECURED: Locked DETAILS: A local yacht owner’s dinghy was stolen from the sandbar area known as Old Harbour in Chemin Bay, Westerhall, over the weekend. The outboard was not left on the dinghy and the dinghy was chain locked to another larger boat but could have been accessed from land or seaside. A report was made to the Coast Guard. ID: 2741
DATE: 2021-09-23 01:00 LOCATION: Grenada – Carriacou – Anse la Roche EVENT: Theft HAND: 2 STOLEN ITEMS: dinghy / outboard SECURED: Not Locked DETAILS: Overnight while owners slept onboard their in-the-water and not locked dinghy/outboard was stolen. It is not known if a police report was made. ID: 2687