Crenshaw, a local fixture known for painting colorful works of art with his feet, according to local media reports, was subsequently detained near the attack in a shopping and tourist area near South Beach and charged with one count of aggravated battery, a second-degree felony, police said.
Police said the victim's friend told officers that the victim was asking Jonathan Dale Crenshaw, 45, for directions when Crenshaw pulled out a sharp object and stabbed the victim.
Crenshaw then used the scissors to stab Coronado two times before he fled the scene with the scissors in his waistband, police said. The police did not find Crenshaw under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time of the incident.
A homeless man with no arms in Florida has been accused of stabbing a tourist with scissors.
Crenshaw was booked on a charge of aggravated battery. Paramedics took him to an area hospital for treatment.
A MAN previously thought to be harmless - as he was a disabled artist who sold his canvases in Miami's touristy South Beach, has been charged with stabbing a Chicago tourist.
Cindy Barrientos, who was travelling with Mr Coronado, described the attacker as a homeless man with no arms to officers.
Police found Crenshaw a short distance away, on the 200 block of Lincoln Road.
The Miami Herald reports that Crenshaw is being held at Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center on $7,500 bond. His court date is scheduled for July 18.