Stowaways threaten staff with iron bars on cargo ship off British coast - Sky News

 Stowaways threaten staff with iron bars on cargo ship off British coast - Sky News

(Reuters) - Four stowaways with iron bars threatened staff on a cargo ship off the coast of southeast England on Friday, Sky News reported on Friday, citing a spokesman for the boat's operator, Grimaldi Lines.

Essex Police department tweeted that they were dealing with an incident on board a vessel in the Thames Estuary.

(Reporting by Subrat Patnaik in Bengaluru)

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Updated Date: Dec 22, 2018 00:06:39 IST