Police are dealing with what’s being called an ‘ongoing incident’ on board a ship off the coast of the Isle of Wight. Local media are reporting there has been an attempted hijacking of a crude oil tanker.
It’s being reported that there are a small number of stowaways on board the Nave Andromeda. A spokesperson for Hampshire Constabulary said:’We are aware and dealing with an ongoing incident on board a vessel which is situated south of the Isle of Wight.’
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