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By Nadin Abbott

Vehicle found in Poway; sighting in Lakeside believed to be a hoax

February, 8 2013 (San Diego)--Police agencies all over the state of California are on high alert.   The manhunt for Christopher Dorner, 33, a former Los Angeles police officer  wanted for three murders in the L.A. area, has spanned multiple counties including San Diego.  Citizens across Southern California are asked to not engage and call 911.  Dorner is considered extremely dangerous and well armed.

He has threatened additional violence and released a manifesto accusing L.A. Police Department of corruption, other misconduct as well as wrongful firing. ECM news partner 10 News has an edited copy of it, with names removed. 

Yesterday morning, police issued a Blue Alert.  The U.S. Submarine Naval Base in Point Loma was put on full lockdown. There were shelter in place orders as far away as Old Town, and there was a full SWAT mobilization from San Diego PD and multiple police agencies from across San Diego County It is known that he stayed at a hotel near the Submarine Base and his ID and badge were found yesterday near Lindbergh Field.

A grey Nissan believed driven by Dorner was found burned in the Big Bear area and a second vehicle linked to Dorner was found in Poway.  Last night, Sheriff deputies responded to a reported sighting of Dorner in Lakeside now believed to be a hoax.

Today CHP reported he may be in a white Lexus, but later backed off that report.  

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(If anyone sees this guy, tell him to go talk with the wind-farm construction manager at Ocotillo.)