2743 – 2022-02-01 – Saint Vincent and the Grenadines – Union – Chatham Bay – Attempted Theft

 

CSSN Report
CSSN First Hand Report

DATE: 2022-02-01 04:45
LOCATION: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines – Union – Chatham Bay
EVENT: Attempted Theft
HAND: 1
STOLEN ITEMS: nothing, not successful
SECURED: Not Locked
DETAILS: A yacht owner was awakened when he heard sounds against the hull at 0445HRS on his first night in Chatham Bay. He found two males had come alongside in a small unpowered boat with padded gunwales, near the bow where the dinghy had been stored overnight on deck. He began yelling and they quickly rowed away, offering no explanation for their presence. The captain alerted the other 12 or so yachts in the anchorage by VHF and by ringing the yachts bell.
ID: 2743