Captain accused of murder and robbery onboard Thai tanker

Bangkok: Police are hunting the captain of a small oil tanker who is suspected of killing two of his crew and stealing cargo money while transporting diesel from Malaysia to Songkhla. The tanker was seized by police off the island of Koh Kood on Saturday.

The Thai-registered vessel's name was Ocean 4. Three crew were arrested while the hunt for the captain, who fled the scene, continues.  [05/05/14]

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