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Hundreds Gather for Vigil

Hundreds of people gathered at the corner of S. Gunnison and Aetna yesterday afternoon in Burlington. Many were holding candles and wearing the color red.

Joshua Royer is seen in this April 2014 photo from the Iowa Sex Offender registry. Royer is on the sex offender list due to a 1995 assault conviction in California.

Royer Bail Set at $250,000 Cash

Bond has been set at $250,000 cash for 38-year old Josh Royer, the Burlington man accused of shooting & killing 50-year old Eddie Martin of Burlington Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of Aetna and South…