CAMBRIDGE — The Linkwood man charged in connection to the October 2021 shooting death of his 77-year-old father pleaded guilty to murder Tuesday, Nov. 15.

Douglas Lamont McKnight, 51, was convicted of first-degree murder for the death of his father, Douglas Washington McKnight of Linkwood, who was fatally stabbed and shot in mid-October last year.


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