Man Injures Himself in Attempted Home Burglary

A man in Columbia is recovering from injuries he suffered after reportedly falling from a roof of a home he was reportedly attempting to burglarize.

Columbia Police went to the 300 block of Park Avenue just before 2 this (Friday) morning and say a man tried to burglarize a home and when the residents saw him, he tried to get away by going onto the roof of the building and fell to the ground.

He was taken to the hospital for treatment of his injuries.

It is unclear if he will face criminal charges.