Saturday, July 18th, 2009 - Be on the look out
for our boat that was stolen early Saturday, morning from White Sound, Green
Turtle. It is a
26" Regulator with a yellow hull the boat name is
LAST DRAW II. The owner's
understanding from speaking to the police and the locals that there has been in
excess of 10 boats missing from this harbor within the last couple of
months. The home they were renting was the Blake House next to the Bluff
House docks. They learned after their boat was stolen that another boat had
been stolen from the same dock just two weeks ago.
Friday, June 19th - Between June 18th – June 19th , 2009 the following vessel was stolen from the Ginn Sur Mer inlet at West End, Grand Bahama:
A 26ft. 1975 Push Boat “Bee 1” serial #4019414 grey with white cabin and yellow rails (see attached picture) belonging to Bahamas Marine Industries, Ltd. Reward offered.
Sunday, June 7, 2009, 1:35 PM
Be on the Lookout for two stolen Contenders...
#1 Brand New (less than 10 hours) Ice Blue 31ft Contender with two 250hp Yamaha 4-stroke engines stolen early this morning from White Sound, Elbow Cay, Abaco, Bahamas.
#2 2003 36ft Contender white hull navy blue bottom paint/ three 225 Yamahas/ Registration: FL735MH
reported seen at 0630am at Johnnys Cay headed N- NW in tandem.
APRIL 7, 2009 - (From The Triton, Nautical News) "This report comes from two separate captains in The Bahamas . They ask that we send this to other captains, if only to make you aware. Obviously, any help in recovery is welcome.
Sometime after midnight this morning, April 6, a 28-foot Intrepid with twin Yamaha 225s was stolen from behind a megayacht anchored off Highborne Cay. The boat has a white hull, red boot stripe and gray T top with frames out to the side decks.
At the same time, inside the marina at Highborne Cay, a 32-foot Regulator with twin Yamaha 250s was also stolen. That boat is light green (possible seafoam green) with a white T top and a picture of a clown/jester on the side with the name Freak Show.
Highborne officials said this morning's thefts were the first in 11 years. Send any information about the boats to the folks at Highborne.
One captain reported that last week, his 30-foot tender with twin Mercury 250 HP engines was almost stolen, again in the early morning hours. The would-be thieves punched out the ignition keys and attempted to hot wire the boat but were unable to start the port motor, the captain said.
A few nights later, another boat was stolen a few slips away. It was a 35-foot twin console with twin Yamahas.
A news article in the Nassau Guardian reported that a boat belonging to the prime minister of The Bahamas was also stolen, and used in the theft of another boat."
MARCH 14, 2009 - A boat was stolen Friday night (March 6th) in
Hope Town, Abaco, The Bahamas.
Color: White Registration # FC 1812 AJ
Tower with upstairs controls
250 HPDI Yamahas
No picture available
Please keep a sharp lookout, and report all sightings to your local police station
from February 17th:
This boat was stolen at approximately 2am last night from Sugarloaf Cay, west side, near the Eastern Shore of Marsh Harbor, Abaco, The Bahamas.
Any sightings please call Woody or Margaret Rice, 242-375-8609 Bahamas or Bo Paty 561-641-14990 USA.
In an attempt to slow down the escalating boat theft problem in The Bahamas, and possibly catch those responsible, we are asking all boaters to participate in a community based mariners network.
The ultimate goal is to stop theft, and help minimize financial losses for everyone. We are asking that all boat owners keep a digital picture of their boat on file, along with a description of the boat. The description should include, make, length, model, type and quantity of engines, color of hull and deck, serial numbers of hull and engine(s), details of accessories, home port and contact information.
If a boat is stolen, we are asking that the owner or agent send an alert e-mail with the picture and details of the boat and theft to the following: firstname.lastname@example.org Please make sure that the subject says: boat stolen
This e-mail address will be checked throughout the day, and in the event a boat is stolen, the alert will be sent out in a mass e-mail. The more people that know about the theft, the greater the chances are of recovery.
If a stolen boat is seen, please alert your local police station, with the information, or send an e-mail to email@example.com .
We are asking that you forward this e-mail to anyone you know who owns a boat and would like to participate in this community effort.
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