CAMBRIDGE, Md.- Police say a Cambridge man is facing drug kingpin and related charges after a large amount of cocaine was seized during raids of two homes.
At about 8:30 p.m. Friday, members of the Cambridge Police Department Special Operations Division and Emergency Response Team executed two search and seizure warrants as part of a drug distribution investigation.
Officers said they searched a home on Rainbow Avenue and on Dobson Street as part of the search warrants. Police say they found about 458 grams of cocaine, a stolen handgun, a small amount of marijuana and about $700 in cash. The estimated street value of the cocaine is $90,000.
After an investigation, officers arrested 36-year-old Tyrone Donte Anderson of Cambridge. He is charged with being a drug kingpin, possession of cocaine in large amounts, possession with intent to distribute cocaine, convicted felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a firearm in a drug trafficking crime, maintaining a common nuisance for drug distribution, as well as other lesser weapons and drug charges.
Anderson was ordered held without bond in the Dorchester County Detention Center.
Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:33 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:33:21 GMT
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