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Case No. 19-1417

State of Iowa
v.
William Burton

Appellee

State of Iowa

Appellant

William Burton

Attorneys for Appellee

Tyler J. Buller, Assistant Attorney General

Attorneys for Appellant

Erin M. Carr

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
19-1417
Date Published:
May 12, 2021
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Randy V. Hefner, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Bower, C.J., and Tabor and Ahlers, JJ.  Opinion by Bower, C.J.  (6 pages)

            William Burton appeals his conviction for second-degree robbery, contending there is insufficient evidence to sustain the conviction.  OPINION HOLDS: Because substantial evidence supports a finding Burton purposely put his victim in fear of immediate serious injury, we affirm.

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