LAS VEGAS -- The man who police believe was killed by his mentally ill grandson has been identified by the Clark County Coroner's Office as 91-year-old Richard Donald Hill of Las Vegas.

Hill was found in his home on Tuesday morning by police who were conducting a welfare check. Police have identified the suspect in the killing as 43-year-old Steven Woodward who escaped from two psychiatric hospitals in Washington and Oregon.

Police are concerned about the suspect's mental health. They are warning people not to approach Woodward because he is considered armed and dangerous.

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