THE BRONX - People in Soundview have become upset with an abandoned boat that has been left on the street.

The boat is next to a vacant lot that is right across the street from several apartment buildings in the area.

One Bronx resident said the boat has been making it harder to find parking for a couple of weeks.

The boat started out on a trailer, but now has been completely stripped down with no engine or seats. It now is filled with empty beer cases, old clothes and trash.

Although the registration was found on the side of the boat, police say they are not are not currently investigating the matter.

News 12 is seeking to track down the owner through the state's Department of Motor Vehicles and the Department of Sanitation.