UPDATE: Coby Dore was found near his last known location, police said.

St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office Maj. Ginny Higgins said Dore was found by someone who recognized him and called police.

ORIGINAL: The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for help in the search for a 26-year-old St. Martinville man who has been missing since July 2.

According to sheriff's office spokesperson Maj. Ginny Higgins, Coby Dore was last scene at about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday shortly after a traffic accident on Aubrey Ozenne Road. He told a friend he was walking on Terrace Highway, and he may have stopped at a bar or another business.

Dore was last seen wearing a navy blue polo shirt and blue jeans. He is 5-foot-9 and has brown hair and brown eyes.

If you have any information that could help investigators locate Dore, you're urged to call the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office at (337) 394-3071.