OH chief says fugitive LAPD officer worked for him

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati's police chief says a fugitive former Los Angeles police officer suspected in three California killings previously worked for him.

The Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/V2MtJ5 ) reports Police Chief James Craig says he was an area commander of the Los Angeles station where 33-year-old Christopher Dorner was last assigned. Dorner is suspected of killing a former LAPD police captain's daughter, her fiance and a police officer.

Police say Dorner vowed revenge against those in the LAPD responsible for his 2008 firing and their families. Dorner was fired when a department board determined he falsely claimed another officer kicked a suspect.

Craig told the newspaper neither he nor his family members are on Dorner's alleged "hit list" that authorities shared with Craig.

A police spokeswoman said Craig wasn't immediately available for comment Tuesday.

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