WEST ISLIP, N.Y. (WPIX)—
49-year-old Ralph Blachly's body was found Saturday evening in Sampawams Creek in Babylon. Police believe the Dix Hills man was on his 30-foot motor boat when he called a friend from his cell phone on Friday. The boat was found almost 50 yards from the shore near the Babylon Yacht Club in East Islip, with the motor running and the boat lights on.
Police say its homicide unit is investigating the incident.