(Milford, CT) -- A 16 year old female student is dead after being stabbed at a Connecticut high school. Milford Police Chief Keith Mello delivered the bad news. The stabbing occurred at Jonathan Law High School in Milford. A 16 year old male student is being held by police in connection with the attack. Some students told reoporters that the teenage boy had asked the girl to the prom and when she turned him down he stabbed her.