San Bernardino County sheriff's deputies have confirmed that the man believed to be Christopher Dorner has barricaded himself inside a cabin in the 1200 block of Club View Drive near Seven Oaks.

Four SWAT vehicles have made their way up Highway 38 and law enforcement officers have moved in on the cabin, media outlets covering the breaking news reported.

According to the Los Angeles Times, Dorner deployed smoke bombs and opened fire in apparent attempt to flee cabin but was driven back inside.

Deputies have been asked to not to fire unless they see something from the cabin.

Sheriff John McMahon has asked news helicopters to pull back while the operation unfolds and there are reports that officials have asked media outlets to stop live-tweeting about the shootout/standoff - citing safety issues.

All roads leading up to Big Bear have been closed to the public, but according to the California Highway Patrol, Highway 330 is being used to send up medical personnel for the two officers hurt during a shoot out earlier today.

The Los Angeles Times reports that one deputy was hit as Dorner fired out of cabin and a second deputy injured when he tried to flee the cabin. They were apparently airlifted to Loma Linda Medical Center, condition unknown.

About 200 police entered the San Bernardino mountain area from the blockade on Hwy 38 at Bryant Street.



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