A sailor from the Gatesville area that went missing from Virginia has been found in Colorado, according to his mother.

Gage Brady left the U.S.S. Wasp on Sunday June 11. Investigators said he told a friend he was going to pick up another friend, but he never returned.

Brady’s mother said in a Facebook post that they are on their way to Colorado to get him. NCIS and his command is allowing the family to escort him home.