Police search for man described as 'dangerous' in Bull Shoals, Ark.

BULL SHOALS, Ark. -- Law enforcement asks for the public's help to find a man considered dangerous.

Courtesy: Bull Shoals Lake Police Department

The city police department has every member looking for James McDaneil, 34. Marion County Deputies, Flippin Police and two other departments are assisting in the search for the man called dangerous.

The mayor of Bull Shoals tells us the threat is specific to public officials. Officials ask residents to stay off the streets, lock their doors and stay away from windows out of an abundance of caution.

The mayor tells us McDaniel has a criminal record. He was seen walking around with a gun at his place of work. He made a variety of threats. We're told he works in a nearby manufacturing facility. Police say he is driving a cream Cadillac STS with Arkansas license plate 906-XOW.