Man killed in Cambridge stabbing

CAMBRIDGE — On Oct. 24 at approximately 12:10 a.m., officers from the Cambridge Police Department were dispatched to the 700 block of Douglas Street for a reported stabbing. Upon arrival, officers made contact with a male victim.

The victim had sustained one stab wound to the left side of his chest. The subject was taken to University of Maryland, Shore Medical Center at Dorchester where life-saving measures were unsuccessful and he succumbed to his injury.

Officers conducted multiple interviews and spoke with witnesses who advised that there was an altercation with the suspect who was identified. It was learned during those interviews that the suspect stabbed the victim and left the scene prior to police arrival.

Charges have been filed against Ryshon Kelly, who now has an active arrest warrant for First-Degree Murder and other related charges. Anyone with information on the suspect’s whereabouts is urged to contact the Cambridge Police Department.
In another incident, on Oct. 23 at 8:27 p.m., Rescue Fire Company crews, as well as Cambridge Police Department officers, responded to 525 Cedar St. for a report of multiple stabbings. One patient was transported to Peninsula Regional Medical Center, and one was brought to Dorchester General Hospital.
The Banner will publish details as they are made available.