Colorado police officer walks with woman suffering dementia for 'quite a longtime'

The Boulder Police Department said the man called for help in finding his wife. She was wearing a tracker, which helped officersquickly locate her.

It was clear that she was in need of assistance, but she did not want assistance,” the department wrote Tuesday on Facebook.

The responding officeridentified by Boulder police as Officer Kaufmanwalked with her forquite a long timeuntil she became tired.

在那时候, she accepted a ride home where she was reunited with her family, the police department said.