Jonathan Law High School

Melanie Stengel / The Hartford Courant via AP

A judge has sentenced a Connecticut teenager to 25 years in prison for fatally stabbing a classmate before their school’s junior prom.

Craig LeMoult

  4/27/14 Update on suspect:

A teenaged boy charged with stabbing a fellow high school student to death on the day of their junior prom is being held in a hospital under psychiatric evaluation where he will likely remain for two weeks, one of his attorneys said Saturday.

The name of the 16-year-old suspect was not officially released.