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Florida city to honor 5 bank shooting victims in vigil

Published: Jan. 27, 2019 at 2:25 PM EST
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Residents in a small Florida city are gathering to honor the five women killed in a SunTrust branch mass shooting.

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis will attend the candlelight vigil Sunday in Sebring.

Four SunTrust employees and a customer were killed in the bank's lobby Wednesday. Police arrested 21-year-old Zephen Xaver, who now faces five counts of premeditated murder.

Two families are raising funds for expenses. One of the victims had three young children and seven stepchildren; another had recently begun working at the bank and was planning a trip to her native Mexico.

The other two victims identified were a dedicated longtime bank teller and a customer who got married earlier this month.

Police withheld the fifth victim's name at the family's request in compliance with a new law.

The shooting suspect, 21-year-old

, attended Bremen High School in Marshall County.