Shots Fired As Police Continue To Search For Christopher Dorner


By Paul Johnson

Big Bear Area, California ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - Police are currently searching the Big Bear area near Los Angeles for Christopher Dorner.

UPDATE 2:55 PM Two police officers may have been injured in a shootout. Police are in the Big Bear area in "huge numbers" according to CNN

[Updated at 2:35 p.m.] The San Bernardino Sheriff's Department confirms that authorities are chasing a pickup truck, according to CNN's Casey Wians.
The department hasn't confirmed whether Dorner is connected to the chase. It did say that Dorner wasn't in custody, CNN's Chris Welch reported.
[Posted at 2:31 p.m.] Law enforcement officers are responding to reports that ex-LAPD officer Christopher Jordan Dorner has been sighted and may have been involved in a robbery in the Big Bear area of southern California, said law enforcement sources involved in the investigation.
Dorner – who indicated he was on a campaign of vigilante justice for what he believes was his unfair termination from the LAPD in 2008 – has been the subject of a seven-day manhunt as a suspect in three killings.
Dorner is accused of killing one police officer and wounding two others, as well as killing the daughter of his police union representative and her fiancé.

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