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'Pirate' boaters charged in robbery bid

Two men piloting a small powerboat while flying the "skull and crossbones" flag of pirate ships of old, allegedly boarded and tried to rob a sailboat moored in Gloucester's Inner Harbor.

Their pillaging was were thwarted by the boat's occupant and they were cornered by the Coast Guard in, coincidentally, Pirates Cove.

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