"The captain of the chemical tanker died last night from gunshot wounds he got during the hijack," a pirate who gave his name as Mohamed said.Photo of vessel by Foggy from Shipspotting.com and used in accord with Shipspotting terms and conditions.
"The ship is headed for Haradheere with the dead captain."
The a Virgin-Islands owned chemical tanker MV Theresa VIII was hijacked earlier this week with its 28 North Korean crew members.
Wednesday, November 18, 2009
Reported as Captain of Hijacked Tanker Dies From Gunshot Wounds :