Two US security officers found dead on Maersk Alabama
> The Seychelles Police can confirm that Jeffrey Reynolds and Mark Kennedy, two male US security officers on board container ship Maersk Alabama were discovered dead on the ship moored in Port Victoria late in the afternoon of Tuesday 18th of February.
> Their bodies were found in Kennedy's cabin by a colleague who went to check on him at around 4.30 pm yesterday.
> Both aged 44, Reynolds and Kennedy worked for Trident Security Firm USA . They were part of a ship crew of 24 members who arrived in Port Victoria on Sunday the 16th and were expecting to leave at 9 pm last night.
> A postmortem will be carried out this week in order to establish the cause of their sudden deaths while the Police investigates the possible circumstances which lead to these incidents.
> The case was reported to the Seychelles Police at around 5 pm yesterday by Maersk Alabama's shipping agents Hunt Deltel.