Items an officer may need in a hurry are kept on their belt near their dominant hand. (Photo by Shannon Cay)

Springfield police know of a suspect in a stabbing death that occurred on East Commercial Street Saturday night, May 13. No one has been arrested or charged.

Stephen Meyle, 37, was stabbed Saturday and taken to a Springfield hospital, where he died on Tuesday.

Detectives determined Meyle was stabbed at 1017 E. Commercial St., which is a residence west of National Avenue.

Police are further investigating prior to submitting the case to the Greene County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for possible charges.    

Anyone with information should contact the Springfield Police Department at (417) 864-1810 or can contact Crime Stoppers anonymously by phone (417) 869-8477 or online at  

This is Springfield’s sixth homicide investigation in 2023.