A man is in jail after allegedly burglarizing a home Tuesday afternoon.

According to a news release, officers responded to a call of a burglary in progress at a home in the 1300-block of Laura Avenue around noon.

When officers got to the house, they found the suspect was hiding in the attic.

The suspect, 18-year-old Kendrick Juan Govner Smith, was arrested and charged with burglary, criminal damage to property, interference with governmental administration, obstruction and criminal trespassing.

The release explains Smith is charged with interference because he kicked out the window of the prison transport vehicle.

The burglary is still under investigation.