Local law enforcement sources have confirmed to the LA Daily News that the burned out truck found at Big Bear ski resort belongs to the alleged cop killer Christopher Dorner. A command outpost is being constructed as we speak as the search for Dorner continues. Big Bear is about 145 miles away from San Diego where Dorner was earlier suspected of being.
Temperatures in the area are expected to drop to around freezing this evening as well as snowfall predicted.
BREAKING: Big Bear resorts being evacuated, per locals, as authorities hunt for suspected cop killer Chris Dorner - @iebeatriz
— NewsBreaker (@newsbreaker) February 7, 2013
Latest TV pictures from the scene are showing SWAT members being transported around the wooded area by helicopter.
#ALERT Big Bear Mountain Resort closing down for the day according to spokesman. Law enforcement made request to resort operators
— ABC7 Eyewitness News (@ABC7) February 7, 2013