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Decomposing body found on boat in Miami

Body may have been there for as long as week

MIAMI – A decomposing body was found on a boat Thursday in Miami.

The body was discovered on a sailboat docked in the 2600 block of Northwest North River Drive.

Miami Department of Fire-Rescue Capt. Ignatius Carroll said the body could have been there as long as a week.

Carroll said the boat was partially submerged and had lots of biohazardous materials on board.

Miami police are investigating the death.