Boulder County: missing endangered Superior man found

Passang Dorjee

Passang Dorjee, a 71-year-old endangered man, went missing on March 19, 2014, said deputies. (Photo: Boulder County Sheriff's Office)

SUPERIOR, Colo. — An elderly endangered man who suffers from dementia went missing Wednesday.

The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office said Passang Dorjee, a 71-year-old Tibetan man, wondering away from his home at 108 Mokawk Circle in Superior around 10 a.m. Wednesday.

Dorjee does not speak English and will not approach others, even when spoken to, said deputies.

The 71-year-old man was described as an Asian male, 5-foot-4, 155 pounds with white hair and no facial hair.

Dorjee was found late Wednesday afternoon.