Waco: Police find man who walked away from assisted living center

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WACO, Texas (KWTX) Central Texas police officers looked for a missing elderly man Wednesday night who walked away from his assisted living facility.

He was later found at the Buffalo Wild Wings thanks to his photo being shared on social media, Waco police said.

The man lives at The Arbors in the 2400 block of Marketplace Drive.

Walter James Smith is 88-years-old and has dementia.

Staff members at The Arbors told police that he was last seen leaving the front door but did not return.

He is wearing a red plaid shirt, a tan hat, and blue jeans.