LOS ANGELES — Christopher Dorner was engaged in a shootout with federal authorities in the Big Bear, Calif., area Tuesday, a law enforcement source told the Los Angeles Times.
The shooting occurred after Dorner burglarized a home, tied up a couple and stole their car, the source said.
It was not immediately clear whether Dorner was in custody.
A second source said there was an active crime scene but did not have details.
Law enforcement officials were swarming the area.