MILFORD - A 17-year-old girl from Milford has been arrested for allegedly attacking a homeless man with a knife last month.

Police say the girl approached Dennis McPadden, 56, while he was staying in a tent near the Milford Cemetery.

Officers say the pair had a brief conversation before she returned a short time later and stabbed him in the face, hand and leg.

Police say they recovered the knife used in the attack.

Homeless man stabbed in Milford cemetery