Former NASCAR driver Bobby East was stabbed to death in Southern California.

Bobby east was found with a stab wound in the chest at a Westminster California gas station.

The suspect was shot and killed by the police.

Bobby East was taken to the hospital by ambulance where he died.

Bobby east stabbing suspect was identified as 27 years old Trent William Millsap.

According to Investigators later learned that Millsap might be in an apartment in the nearby city of Anaheim.

Millsap was killed when police raided an apartment in the nearby city of Anaheim. 

According to the United States Auto Club East is one of the most prolific drivers of his era. 

Bobby East became the youngest driver to win the USAC National Midget race when he was just 16.

East was a three-time USAC national champion.