A burglary suspect is now out of the hospital and in jail after he was shot by a homeowner.
Jesse Roberts, 24, of Eubank, was booked into the Rockcastle County Jail late Wednesday night.
Investigators say Roberts tried to break into a house on Dorman Creek Road when the homeowner shot him earlier Wednesday.
Police have decided the homeowner was acting in self-defense.
Roberts is charged with burglary, receiving stolen property and criminal mischief.