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And police are launching a major and dangers tactical operation to end the standoff as swat team risking their lives she's in armored vehicle to break the cabin windows and then knock -- the walls.
Police also through -- -- did tear gas canisters into the cabin.
Former LAPD detective mark -- joins us with more on the police -- this.
Mark am I guess it couldn't go any better assuming that that charred body is that Christopher -- are right.
Absolutely and that is -- for donor.
They probably already know that but they're actually doing some friends -- to corroborate its.
Department of Defense has dental records they could get a copy of that.
-- Dennis could look at it no matter moments X rays compare fillings.
But let's just move on with the tactics it could have gone better for the slot -- they had.
A lot of pressure to get this done before dark.
Darkness would have given the suspect an advantage -- it.
Would have been a disadvantage for so many police officers involved in tactical operation.
It just makes things a little bit more confusing everything went.
Very well and was a happy ending.
Mark we're gonna play for the he had.
For the viewers in a moment that comments -- discussion about from the did a couple they have a who are tied up and bound by Christopher garner they actually had -- shoved in their -- and their hands tied the latest tied.
As a -- -- -- -- chilling story but the thing it was particularly interesting is that he said he wouldn't hurt them any pointed out that he hadn't heard the guy and the -- this man clearly just wanted to take out.
The police -- share us and anybody thought who have -- amend the police department says -- is interest in this said he -- opportunity kill others but he did not.
Yeah it's interesting what he did with all the different peoples there eyewitnesses.
News that the two women in the Congo.
Demand that he carjacked that man down in San Diego it's interesting that he left live witnesses that can report and called the police -- actually locate him at a location.
And that that was as I'm doing it -- is it's kind of interesting considering the -- -- cold blooded nature that he's killing other people.
There there's something there that I don't completely understand.
The fact that he burned out his car.
They just left that would have done that ice is usually do that to get rid of clues that would -- you -- what did he -- assumed everybody knew that was his to begin with he drew attention to it by.
Light in it on fire.
Well I'm not sure it was intentional I've talked to -- -- -- quite a few you know former cops about this and we've kicked it around and you know kinda wondering that if he didn't break an axle on that mountain road in he was trying to either fix something or he was moving his gear around any accidentally.
Started a fire or perhaps it was that night time and he had no way of illuminating any anything and he tried to use some kind of a -- that was cool perhaps a -- perhaps or Coleman lantern and he accidentally caught his -- on fire.
I don't think we'll ever know at this point.
Well he -- he certainly it certainly seemed well planned out the beginnings his line and wait for that unsuspecting couple but then it went -- He didn't see very well planned first trying to get away the boat and then coming appeared to bear mountain where it is now -- gone up in flames after killing so many people.
Mark -- thank you.
Thank you -- okay --