Former NASCAR driver Bobby East stabbed to death in California suspect killed by police

Bobby East a former NASCAR driver was stabbed to death in a gas station in Westminster California on Wednesday

In response to calls reporting a stabbing at the 76 gas station Westminster Police Department responded

East was pronounced dead at a local hospital after officers tried life saving measures Paramedics transported him there

Police in Anaheim shot and killed the stabbing suspect Trent William Millsap on Friday as officers tried to arrest him

According to the police neither death was motivated by a motive and the investigation is ongoing

East also competed in the 2008 Xfinity Series and Truck Series and was a three time US Auto Club champion

Furthermore East was a three time USAC Silver Crown champion in 2004 2012 and 2013