DATE: 2018-04-20 04:00
Country Name: SVG
Location Detail: Canouan Charlestown Bay (Tamarind Hotel)
Stolen Items: cell phone
SECURED: Not Locked
DETAILS: A bareboat charter catamaran with 7 persons onboard anchored close to the hotel beach and was left unlocked overnight. They awoke to find that they had been boarded overnight and that the thief had stolen a cellphone from the saloon, but left behind valuable cameras. They also discovered that the lifted dinghy had been tampered with, the outboard engines locking clamps had been unscrewed. A report was made to the local police in Charlestown. The victims indicated that their Grenada based charter operator had not provided any safety/theft advice about any of the islands/anchorages on the planned itinerary. The victims did relate their experience to the charter base at the conclusion of their charter.