A death investigation is underway in Hixson.

Police say a man's body has been found inside a boat docked at Big Ridge Yacht Club LLC.

Neighbors say the man lived on the boat. They say he was in his 50's and had been sick for some time.

The Hamilton County 911 call log shows the only call police are responding to in that area is a reported burglary in progress at 2190 Bay Pointe Drive, which is less than a mile away. That call came in at 3:00 p.m.

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