13-year-old arrested in Milford for setting house on fire

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MILFORD–Police have arrested a teen after determining a house fire in April was intentionally lit.

On April 15 the Milford Fire Department responded to a house fire on Point Road, and police joined in on the investigation after it was deemed suspicious.

The American Red Cross also responded to the scene to help a family of two–an adult and a child–with emergency housing, food and clothes.

On Monday, police arrested a 13-year-old and charged the juvenile with arson in the third degree, criminal mischief in the third degree and reckless endangerment in the third degree.

The juvenile was released on a promise to appear in court on July 8.