Man sentenced to 50 years in jail for 2017 murder of Justin Hague in Newburg

Man sentenced to 50 years in jail for 2017 murder of Justin Hague in Newburg
Martice McRae was sentenced to 50 years in jail for the 2017 murder of Justin Hague in Newburg. (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – A Louisville man has been sentenced to 50-years in prison for a deadly shooting that happened in Newburg in 2017.

This week, a jury found Martice McRae guilty for the murder of Justin Hague.

McRae stole a car that Hague was riding in before pulling out a gun, shooting Hague and pushing him out of the car on Carolyn Way.

He was arrested five months after the shooting.

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