Lacking Garfield tenting couple discovered protected in Colorado


GARFIELD, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — A Garfield, Arkansas couple who went missing from camping in Colorado last week were found safe Thursday, authorities said.

According to the Alamosa County Sheriff’s Department, Robert and Mary Jane Bowman were in the Alamosa area when they were last seen and stopped checking in with their family in Arkansas.

Police say the couple were staying in Creede, Colorado, after a citizen tip pointed authorities in the right direction.

Alamosa County Sheriffs thanked all law enforcement agencies who helped with the search.