LA Police have confirmed that Christopher Dorner was involved in a shoot out this afternoon with federal authorities with federal authorities.
The LA Times is reporting that the shooting took place after Dorner burgled a home, tied up a couple and stole their car. It was not immediately clear whether Dorner was in custody.
Authorities in California launched a state-wide manhunt for the former Los Angeles police officer last week after he was suspected of shooting three people.
More top news
A former Germany international goalkeeper claims he has been offered a contract to become a wrestler with World Wrestling Entertainment.
George, a ten-year-old goldfish, was given a life-saving operation after developing a tumour. His hospital says it went "swimmingly".
A Belgian man convicted of murder and rape will be allowed to let doctors end his life following a controversial ruling.