Two Crewmen Found Dead On Maersk Alabama
Authorities are investigating the deaths of two former Navy SEALs working as security officers on the container ship portrayed in the movie, “Captain Phillips.”
The Maersk Alabama was docked in Port Victoria in the Seychelles and police there say Jeffrey Reynolds and Mark Kennedy were found dead Tuesday in Kennedy’s cabin. The men worked for the Virginia-based security services firm Trident Group. Police are not saying how the two men died.
The “Captain Phillips” movie stars Tom Hanks and is based on the 2009 hijacking of the Maersk Alabama by Somali pirates. (Metro Networks Inc)