Man accused of deadly stabbing in East Longmeadow pleads not guilty


EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. (WWLP) – A man accused of murder was arraigned in Palmer District Court Wednesday morning.

22News was in court when Matthew Scavatto pleaded not guilty to one count of murder. He is being held without bail and is expected to be in court next on July 25.

Hampden County DA Spokesperson, Jim Leydon, told 22News, Scavatto was arrested in connection with a deadly stabbing at 395 Somers Road in East Longmeadow. Leydon said one person was killed in the stabbing.

Original Story: One person killed, one arrested after stabbing in East Longmeadow

The homicide investigation is being conducted by state troopers assigned to the DA’s office, as well as East Longmeadow Police, and the Hampden County District Attorney’s Murder Unit.

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