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Berkeley community remembers teen slain in Oakland

Lonnie Brewer, 18, holds up photographs of best friend Olajuwon Clayborn, who was killed Sunday in Oakland. Olajuwon’s cousin, Joneisha, had taped her cousin’s photograph to a vase of flowers, which Brewer holds here. Photo: Emilie Raguso [Editor’s Note: Olajuwon Clayborn’s funeral will be held Friday, May 17, at 11 a.m. at Missionary Church of God in Christ, 1125 […]

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Police arrest Oakland woman in Berkeley homicide

Update, March 4, 3:35 p.m. Berkeleyside has removed the name of the woman who was arrested because of the decision to release her without charging her last week. Update, Feb. 27, 10:50 p.m. According to the Alameda County district attorney’s office, the woman was released Tuesday by the Berkeley Police Department under Penal Code section 849(b). Charges […]