Lionel Fluker

Lionel Fluker (Nick Lammers/Oakland Tribune)

Felon Charged In Killing Of Oakland Tribune Photographer Pleads Not Guilty

A 10-time felon charged in the shooting death of a former Oakland Tribune freelance photographer who was hit by a stray bullet has pleaded not guilty to murder and other charges.


Lionel Fluker (Nick Lammers/Oakland Tribune)

Ex-Con Charged With Murder Of Oakland Tribune Photographer

A man with 10 felony convictions over the past 20 years has been charged with murder for the shooting death of former Oakland Tribune freelance photographer Lionel Fluker near an East Oakland gas station on Friday night.


An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Oakland Police Say Homicides, Gang-Related Shootings Down Compared To 2012

The murder rate in Oakland is down and so are gang-related shootings so far this year, according to police.


Lionel Fluker (Nick Lammers/Oakland Tribune)

Oakland Tribune Photographer Killed By Stray Bullet

An East Bay photojournalist who was killed in a shooting Friday night near his Oakland home was identified by police and former colleagues Monday as Lionel “Ray” Fluker, who had worked for more than a decade as a freelance photographer for the Oakland Tribune.