Rogue ex-LAPD officer believed dead after standoff

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 | 7:34 a.m. CST; updated 9:44 a.m. CST, Wednesday, February 13, 2013

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. — As police scoured mountain peaks for days, using everything from bloodhounds to high-tech helicopters, the revenge-seeking ex-cop they wanted was hiding among them, holed up in a vacation cabin across the street from their command post.