While officials looked for her owner, she brought the dog to a nearby veterinarian.
Officer Rogers checked on the puppy throughout her shift to ensure she was alright until Kennebec Humane Society officials arrived.Officer Rogers even had a meal with the dog, and the two of them had formed a deep relationship.
When it came time for her to find a new home, Rogers couldn’t let her go.
Rogers made the choice to keep the dog, which she named Rey after a Star Wars Jedi.
The August Police Department shared a photo of the adorable couple along with the poignant story on their Facebook page.