Christopher Dorner was engaged in a shootout with federal authorities in the Big Bear area Tuesday, a law enforcement source told The 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.
* Two deputies shot and wounded.
NEXT DAY UPDATE: Dorner was cornered in a cabin, which was shot at and set on fire. His body was identified the next day.