Man killed in High St. stabbing identified

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A Springfield man died after being stabbed on High Street Saturday night and police say they are still investigating what happened.

21-year-old, David Steven Guasp, of 92 High Street has been identified as the victim.

Springfield police Sgt. John Delaney confirmed his identity with Western Mass News Sunday afternoon.

Officers responded to that High Street location around 7:00 p.m. for calls of a domestic incident.

Lt. Brian Keenan confirmed with our crew on scene that victim had been stabbed in the abdomen.

By about 8:00 p.m. Guasp was pronounced dead at Baystate Medical Center.

Sgt. Delaney says, "Detectives have been working around the clock under Captain Trent Duda following leads."

Police have not been able to determine a motive yet and report the area is known for gang activity.

The incident remains under investigation.

If you have any information that could help officers with this case please contact the Springfield Detective Bureau at 413-787-6355 or text an anonymous tip to 'CRIMES' (274637) and in the message type 'solve' and then add your tip.Copyright 2015 Western Mass News (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved

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