March, prayer vigil this weekend for murdered 85-year-old Emma Gruber

Emma Gruber's body was found at the bottom of her basement stairs last week. (2/21/14)

MOUNT VERNON - A march and prayer vigil is being held for murdered 85-year-old grandmother Emma Gruber this weekend.

Gruber's body was found last week at the bottom of her basement stairs in her home on South Sixth Street.

Investigators say Gruber may have walked in on burglars who were stealing her water meter to resell the copper inside the device.

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Authorities say they are still looking for suspects.

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