MIAMI (CBSMiami) — A disturbing discovery on board a sailboat prompted a police investigation in Miami.READ MORE: Miami Weather: Afternoon Storms Could Produce Heavy Downpours
Authorities were called out Thursday evening to 2600 North River Drive after reports came in of a foul odor.
Once police arrived, they found a man dead in the cabin of the boat.READ MORE: Dates For Formula 1 Grand Prix In Miami Gardens Confirmed For May 6-8, 2022
People in the area said they had not seen him for days.
Investigators found a lot of trash and debris on the boat.MORE NEWS: Charges Upgraded To Felonies For Three Miami Beach Police Officers Accused Of Rough Arrest
Miami Fire Rescue officials said the boat will need to be taken out of the water for investigators to board it and determine the cause of death.