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Los Angeles manhunt

Police deny setting cabin fire in Christopher Dorner hunt

The burnt-out remains of the cabin near Big Bear Lake. Photo: Reuters

Authorities examine the remains of the burned-out cabin near Big Bear, California, where police believe they had a shoot-out with fugitive and accused police killer Christopher Dorner.

Friday, 15 February, 2013, 4:23am

Fugitive Christopher Dorner believed inside a cabin that burned down

A video grab shows the cabin where Christopher Dorner was believed to have been hiding in go up in flames in California.Photos: AP, MCT

When authorities hemmed in the man they suspected of killing three people in a campaign of revenge that gripped Southern California, he responded as they had feared: with smoke bombs and a barrage of gunfire.

14 Feb 2013 - 4:02am

Ex-cop in California manhunt thought dead in cabin, human remains found

San Bernardino County Sheriff officers continue their hunt for fugitive former policeman Christopher Dorner in Big Bear Lake, California. Photo: AP

A sheriff’s spokeswoman says charred human remains have been found in the burned-out cabin where a fugitive former Los Angeles police officer was believed to be.

13 Feb 2013 - 4:51pm