LAPD on high alert as ex-cop goes on killing spree
Adam Housley reports from Riverside, California
- Duration 4:10
- Date Feb 7, 2013
Adam Housley reports from Riverside, California
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See in the meantime grants which -- of the West Coast now where there's a brand new developments in the manhunt for an armed -- dangerous suspect.
In Southern California Los Angeles Police say he shot three officers overnight killed one of them.
He's also wanted for two other murders the suspect in a bizarre twist to this already bizarre story.
As also a former.
LAPD Adam Housley has the latest on -- live from Riverside with more -- Yet it is the second crime scene here Riverside California ought to step away give you a live look we're about a -- is -- a block away from where two officers were ambushed here.
As you can see the officers from the Riverside police department are out they have guns in hand.
And -- fingers are on the trigger I hear at this intersection and for that matter all around this area -- who got off the freeway -- the 91 freeway in the inland empire of Southern California about an hour to the east of Los Angeles -- you could see -- unmarked police officers -- officers in tactical gear all around this area.
As the shooting -- took place here early this morning -- order to start with the first crime scene which is in Corona, California about fifteen miles to our south.
Out late last night early this morning haven't given -- an exact time it is believed Christopher -- -- the suspect.
Ambush two officers there from LAPD there are providing security for people who might -- -- threat from a shooting that happened and Irvine will get to that in a moment.
Those two officers were shot out one was -- the other one was not injured.
They returned fire were told.
Then not long afterwards I hear about 1:30 this morning in Riverside two officers who were at a stoplight who had nothing to do with asserts were told they were just at a stop -- of their normal patrol they were ambushed and they believe shot -- to -- at close range.
Now we know one of those officers was -- the other one is in very critical condition in the hospital here in corona at last we heard he was still in surgery at this hour.
We also had the video from Irvine Sunday night back to that part of this story this all began to really Sunday evening in Irvine went to people were found shot.
In a parking garage -- parking lot as you say.
Of a Condo complex one was the daughter of a of a captain Randy -- he's -- retired LAPD captain.
Who was involved in a review process for several years ago that led -- to -- dismissal well on Sunday evening his daughter and her fiance.
She was at cal state fortune it's just a basketball coach her fiance USC campus safety officer were found shot and killed.
In their car a murder.
That led to some of this increase security offer some people in the LAPD.
We also know that corner.
Has put up a manifesto that rebels on a -- number of things it was post it -- line also on FaceBook we're told.
It in part it says quote.
Unfortunately I will not be alive to see my name cleared that's what this is about my name a man is nothing without his name again that's part of his manifesto.
Also there a couple other things take into account here.
This manhunt is entire all -- -- -- the California from the border yourself several hours away north of Los angles all the way up to Las Vegas.
All the police agencies are on tactical alert looking for this man is believed to be armed obviously dangerous and willing to kill whomever he crosses.
As they do this they're having to investigate this case and a number of locations all -- that has been found.
In San Diego early this morning.
By a driver of they of near -- the airport driving one of those bands that takes people to and from the or forty found a wallet that Christopher daughter's name and a -- They have not -- what that -- was involving whether it was LAPD or something else but that was found this morning.
In San Diego there are other reports out there possibly even a boat that might have been I attempted to be hijacked late last night in San Diego.
As officers have to investigate these things they also have to watch their back.
A for the possibility that they could be ambushed and they give it back to you -- we've been told all LAPD officers who were on motorcycles had been polled for fear ambushed.
And also LAP's headquarters is surrounded by police officers in tactical gear because some of the people in this manifesto that are listed as being the possible victims include the police chief.
He's been named this manifesto as being somebody that Christopher door could be going after Jenna.
Wow look at and more on that breaking news as we get it out of -- live from Riverside California.