A man who was reported missing on June 5 was found today in Goldsboro after police asked for the public's help in finding him.

Jerry Douglas Wilson Jr., 53, 700-A N. Claiborne St., was reported missing by a family member in New York when he failed to show up for an engagement, according to a press release.

A silver alert was issued around noon today, and Wilson was located around 4 p.m.

PREVIOUS STORY - Police are asking for help finding a man reported missing by his family four days ago, according to a press release.

Jerry Douglas Wilson Jr., 53, of 700-A N. Claiborne St., was reported missing by a family member in New York on June 5 when he failed to show up for an engagement, the release said.

The release said Wilson was last seen on June 1 in Goldsboro.

According to the release, Wilson was driving a burgundy 2007 Kia Sorento and potentially made it to New Jersey before breaking down at a rest stop near the New Jersey Turnpike.

New Jersey police have been notified Wilson is missing.

The release said Wilson has medical issues and requires daily medication.

A silver alert has been issued for Wilson.

If anyone has any information on Wilson's whereabouts, they are asked to call the Goldsboro Police Department at 919-705-6572.