1 armed Security Guard was Killed by Pirates and 2 other were Injured

By Accidents

According to the statements from the IMB, last week an armed security guard has been killed offshore Nigeria. At 23:10 UTC on the 13th of December, 2012 heavily armed pirates in a speed vessel chased and fired upon an offshore support ship in position 04:16.5N 005:19.8E.
The captain of the vessel instigated anti-piracy measures and the crew members withdrew into a citadel. The ship has an embarked security team on its board and they were able to return fire. After an exchange of fire that lasted around 20 minutes the pirates were forced to withdraw and the ship was declared safe and continued on its intended passage.
After the attack 1 armed security guard was found killed and 2 had sustained injuries.