Marlinton Man Faces Charges From Attempted Burglary

A Marlinton man shot while breaking into a home is now out of the hospital and in jail. Police say 34-year-old Jesse Blake tried to get into the Hillsboro home early last Monday morning and the 70-year-old woman living there shot Blake with a .22 caliber rifle. Blake is being extradited to West Virginia from Raleigh.