Cambridge man held on drug, weapons charges


CAMBRIDGE — On March 11 shortly before 2 p.m. the Cambridge Police Emergency Response Team, along with detectives and K-9 units of Cambridge PD, executed a search-and-seizure warrant at a home on Springfield Avenue. Once inside, officers made contact with several individuals, including the suspect, identified as a 34-year-old man who resides there.

Officers located the following items: • Four plastic baggies containing numerous capsules of suspected heroin/fentanyl • Several hundred empty pill capsules consistent with the capsules containing the suspected Heroin/Fentanyl • Digital scale • 104 grams of suspected cocaine

• Bushmaster AR-15 rifle • Emperora Arms Cobra 12-gauge shotgun • Ammunition, which included .40 caliber, .45 caliber, 9mm, and .223 caliber • Several pieces of paraphernalia • Large amount of U.S. currency

Kevin P. Knode was placed under arrest and charged with two counts of possession with the intent to distribute a narcotic, possession of CDS, along with several gun charges, as Knode is prohibited from possessing any type of firearm or ammunition. Knode is currently being held in the Dorchester County Detention Center on no bond. Other arrests in this case are pending.