Man with dementia reported missing from Denver home found safe

DENVER — A man suffering from dementia who wandered from his home on Monday afternoon has been found safe, the Denver Police Department said.

Celestino Gallegos, 84, was last seen in the area of East 43rd Avenue and Clayton Street. Police said Gallegos usually walks with a cane, which they believe he does not have with him.

Gallegos was found not far from his home unharmed.