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UPDATE: Dangerous Henderson mental facility escapee arrested in California

Posted at 3:07 PM, Nov 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-22 14:02:11-05

UPDATE NOV. 22: Daniel Heller was arrested without incident this morning in California by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office while he was en route to a family member’s house.

ORIGINAL STORY: Henderson Police want the public to be on the lookout for 30-year-old Daniel Heller, who escaped today from a local mental health facility and carjacked a victim.

Daniel Heller is a white male adult, approximately 6 feet 2 inches tall, weighing approximately 200 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen around 10 a.m. driving the victim’s vehicle, a beige 2013 Honda Accord bearing Nevada handicap plate E1801, from the area of Seven Hills Drive and Saint Rose Parkway.

Daniel has violent tendencies and is suicidal and has had guns in the past.

If Daniel or the vehicle is observed or located, notify police immediately by calling 9-1-1. Please do not approach the subject or the vehicle if located as the subject is dangerous and possibly armed.