Bucks County

Man Dead on I-295 Was Gunned Down, Police Say

Police say Joshua McRae was shot multiple times

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Police say a man found dead on Interstate 295 in Bucks County Sunday morning was shot.

Pennsylvania State Police found the body of 31-year-old Joshua McRae on the eastbound lanes of the highway, near Mile Marker 0.2 in Bensalem Township, around 2 a.m., state trooper Nathan Branosky said.

McRae, of Trenton, New Jersey, was shot multiples times, Branosky said.

The road was closed as police put up crime scene tape and investigated the area before finally reopening lanes around 7:30 a.m.

Anyone with information on McRae's whereabouts prior to the shooting is asked to contact the state police's Criminal Investigations Unit at the Trevose station.

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