Benefit concert held in Milford for Maren Sanchez, student fatally stabbed at Jonathan Law High School

Police say Maren Sanchez was stabbed in a hallway by a classmate. (5/18/14)

MILFORD - A benefit concert was held in Milford Saturday night for the high school student fatally stabbed last month.

Police say 16-year-old Maren Sanchez was stabbed to death in a hallway at Jonathan Law High School by fellow classmate Christopher Plaskon. Students say he attacked her after she rejected his invitation to their junior prom.

A Beatles tribute band called The Mystery Tour performed to raise money for the Maren Sanchez Memorial Fund.

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The band says that even though the community is still grieving the loss, they were honored to be part of the benefit and wanted the night to be uplifting.

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