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Fish-bombers flee, but leave boat behind after high-speed chase


Coastguards seized a pump boat where they found suspected bomb fishing and bomb making equipment including bottle and other equipment usually used for fish bombing in Sabah's east coast Semporna.

Coastguards seized a pump boat where they found suspected bomb fishing and bomb making equipment including bottle and other equipment usually used for fish bombing in Sabah's east coast Semporna.

SEMPORNA: Two suspected “fish-bombers” managed to escape after a high-speed chase by the coastguard in waters off Sabah’s east coast here.

Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) Semporna zone commander Norrimi Hasan said one of their patrols boats spotted the fishermen on a pump boat behaving suspiciously in waters off Tanjung Tabu Tabu at around 3.35pm on Tuesday (Feb 12).

   

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